LONDON, June 10. (Reuters) – The UK government said Thursday it has reached an agreement with the European Union on fish stocks for 2021, which will bring the UK fishing industry a total of £ 333 million ($ 472 million).
“The UK fleet will have approximately 26,000 tonnes more than the quota allocated for these stocks in 2020. The increase is estimated at around £ 27 million, ”the UK Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said in a statement. ($ 1 = £ 0.7062) (Report by David Millikan; editing by Michael Holden)