News from the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA)

Commercial fishing in the SIO

Development of High-Seas Deepwater Fishing in Southern Indian Ocean.

Fishing Methods

SIODFA Fishing Methods and the Fleet.

SIODFA Symbol of a Blue Marlin
SIODFA Mission Statement


Represents the interests of deep-sea fishing operators of the southern Indian Ocean by promoting responsible management of the fisheries of the SIO and the conservation of deep-sea biodiversity.