Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved a Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU) signed between India & Iceland in the field of
The MoU will strengthen the existing friendly relations between India & Iceland. It will also enhance consultation and collaboration on Fisheries including consultation on the bilateral issues.
| The MoU will create facilities for the exchange of scientists and technical experts and their proper position, especially in areas of estimate Total Allowable Catches in offshore and deep-sea areas.
| Provision of training to fisheries professionals from key fisheries institutions in the variety of management aspects on areas of modern fisheries management and fish processing.
| Under the MoU, scientific literature research findings and other information will be exchanged.
| It will hold an exchange of experts/expertise to study the prospects of fishing.