Food Loss and Waste in Fish Value Chains

Food loss and waste (FLW) occurs at all levels of activities in the fisheries and aquaculture value chain, and for many different reasons. It is important to understand what causes loss and to identify pathways to reduce FLW.

What Causes Loss and Waste to Happen in the Fish Value Chain?

  • Capture Fisheries
  • Aquaculture
  • Processing & Storage
  • Wholesale
  • Transport
  • Retail
  • Consumption

How Can FLW be Reduced?