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The total allowable catch (TAC) is a catch limit set for a particular fishery, generally for a year or a fishing season. TACs are usually expressed in tonnes of live-weight equivalent, but are sometimes set in terms of numbers of fish. (Source: OECD)

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total admissible de captures
общедопустимый улов
captura total permisible
Chinese, Simplified
كمية الصيد الإجمالية المسموح بها

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with total allowable catch

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