||Regulations relative to shrimp catching by the industrial fishing sector in the Persian Gulf.
||Iran (Islamic Republic of)
|Type of legislation:
||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
|Entry into force:
||Unofficial English translation United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization - Legsilative Database (FAOLEX) PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2010-08-03)
||Regulation 2.1 prescribes that the overall number of bottom trawlers for shrimp catching should be "stabilized at the present level". In regulation 2.2 the season for shrimp catching is specified. Industrial fishing vessels are allowed to fish with standard nets beyond a six miles zone from the coastline (reg. 2.3). In regulation 2.4 mesh size of trawl wings, cod and apron are specified (4 regulations)