Fisheries and Land Resources

Fisheries and Aquaculture

Marketing and Support Services Division


The main services provided by the division are:

  • Trade and Marketing Development including:
    • trade shows
    • trade missions
    • trade/market information seminars
    • trade and consumer promotions
    • marketing training and counseling
    • export planning and development
    • market research and intelligence
    • seafood education and training
  • Technical Services - Responsible for:
    • property management
    • co-ordination of the regional management and maintenance of department-owned facilities;
    • operation and divestiture of Marine Service Centres, community stages, gear sheds, slipways and baited trawl holding facilities;
    • monitoring of accounts receivable, invoicing and surplus inventory;
    • technical advice and cost estimates for infrastructure proposals;
    • special assistance grants for fisheries-related infrastructure projects through contractual agreements with community-based organizations;
    • repair and maintenance of baited trawl holding facilities;


Marketing and Support Services Division
Petten Building,
30 Strawberry Marsh Road
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL
A1B 4J6
Tel: (709) 729-3749
Fax: (709) 729-1884
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