The RD Fishing Group has 12 purse seiners that are fully-equipped with state-of-the-art fishing technology and monitoring systems with full reporting, documentation and traceability of the catch. RD’s fishing fleet has 8 fishing licenses and operates in the rich fishing grounds of Western and Central Pacific Ocean, more particularly countries comprising the Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA), namely: Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, The Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Tuvalu. (FAO 71 & 77). Modernization is a major thrust of the Fishing Group, with a consistent acquisition of new vessels and the constant upgrading of vessel equipment and facilities.