A modernized fishery industry that is sustainable, technologically advanced and globally competitive, its transformation guide
by sound management practices and tempered by the principle of justice and strong private sector participation.
To conserve, protect and practice sustainable development of the country's fisheries and aquatic resources; alleviate poverty by
providing supplementary livelihood to the fisherfolk; improve aquaculture productivity within ecological limits;
utilize optimally offshore and deep-sea fisheries resources; and upgrade post harvest facilities and technology.