|Name of Organization|
|National Ocean Tuna Fishery Associations (Japan)|
|Date of establishment|
|March 19, 1979|
|To secure fishing grounds, enhance cooperation among members and make efforts for improving knowledge and techniques related to tuna fishing, thereby to contribute to the development of distant waters tuna and skipjack fishing industry.|
|Organizations established by local fishing cooperative associations or distant waters tuna and skipjack tuna fishermen. (6 members)|
|1) To secure overseas fishing grounds
2) To collect and supply information for improving knowledge and technique concerning distant waters tuna and skipjack fishing industry.
3) Business related to promote communication and mutual cooperation among members etc.