The world’s demands for tuna keeps increasing. Tuna is a popular seafood commodity and the most widely consumed in the world. Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) is the third favorite market in KML Seafood by the volume since 1998 in addition to the market’s first choice, skipjack tuna. Stock status of yellowfin tuna is near threatened (IUCN, 2011).
KML Seafood mostly capture YFT in certain FMA such as 714, 715 716, and 718. KML Seafood is also a member of Association of Fisheries Pole & Line and Handline Indonesia (AP2HI). KML Seafood has been a member of AP2HI since 2017.