"The sea envelopes our islands and our lives" -CEO

National
Fisheries
Corporation

Promoting the development of pelagic fisheries
and related industries within the extended fishery zone
for the benefit of the people of the FSM

Community
Involvement

Supporting World Tuna Day 2017

Developing
FSM
Fisheries

Working with international partners
NFC adds jobs and development
in the FSM.

Tuna Boats in Pohnpei Lagoon, FSM

Our Mission

The National Fisheries Corporation is dedicated to promoting development of pelagic fish for the benefit of the FSM. To learn more about who we are, visit our About Us or our Public Law Section.

Our Partners

We partner with international companies that are dedicated to pelagic fish development in our waters. To learn more about our partners, please visit our sites on the Taiyo Micronesian Coporation and the Kasar Fishing Corporation.

Community Service

The National Fisheries Corporation is dedicated to serving the FSM community by regularly sponsoring and participating in events, such as fishing competitions, and World Tuna Day. Visit the events section below to find out more.

World Tuna Day 2017

Norma sponsored and participated in the 2017 World Tuna Day on Pohnpei and was suported by numerous donor assistances, including the National Fisheries Corporation. This is the first year the United Nations celebrated World Tuna Day. Festivities included:

  • Fun and Games
  • Songs and Dances
  • Motivational Speeches and Presentation
  • Local businesses and Auctions

"Last year the United Nations declared May 2 of each year to be World Tuna Day across the world. This was after a first push by the Parties to the Nauru agreement introduced the idea in 2011. Since then the eight Pacific islands nations who were signatories to the Nauru Agreement have recognized a Tuna Day to various degrees but this year was the first year for the FSM to have a day of real celebration..."

Kasalehlie Press, May 2nd

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News & Events

Warm Greetings

Welcome to the new website for the National Fisheries Corporation! With our world becoming more and more dependant on technology, we have made a move to reach out a wider audience using the interenet.

World Tuna Day 2017

Norma sponsored and participated in the 2017 World Tuna Day on Pohnpei and was suported by numerous donor assistances, including the National Fisheries Corporation. This is the first year the United Nations celebrated World Tuna Day!

March Fishing Tournament

The Taiyo Micronesia Corporation and National Fisheries Corporation sponsored the March 2017 fishing tournament on Pohnpei. The winning boat brought in X lbs. of tuna, marlin, and baracuda. Congratulations!

NFC Scholarship

National Fisheries Corporation Scholarship opportunity for college students majoring in Marine Science, Business, Accounting, Maritime Study, Food Technology and related majors to support the Tuna Fishing Industries. Here are the requirements.