Asian Seafood Improvement Collaborative
- Mar 06, 2019
The Asian Seafood Improvement Collaborative (ASIC) is a burgeoning regional collaboration between private sector stakeholders from Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, Myanmar, and Vietnam who have come together to tackle social and environmental sustainability challenges facing the Asian seafood industry.
ASIC Verification System
ASIC is in the process of developing a unique verification system to check for compliance of farms and fisheries against the ASIC improvement standards and to give buyers the required assurance. The verification system is being developed with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch®️ program and SGS.
ASIC and PT. ATINA, collaborate on ASIC Shrimp program for better reconciliation between the desires of the marketplace and the realities facing small scale producers on the ground.