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China’s long-distance fishing industry is 10 times larger than the U.S.’s, depletes seafood supplies and causes conflict, Greenpeace says

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ith help from government subsidies, the number of Chinese vessels catching fish outside of the nation's waters rose from 1,830 to 2,460 between 2012 and 2014, according to the report from Greenpeace.
10 months ago
Sky Canaves
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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