16 U.S.C. § 4002 : US Code - Section 4002: Congressional statement of purpose

      The purpose of this chapter is to - 
        (1) strengthen the competitive position of the United States
      commercial fishing industry in the domestic and international
        (2) encourage the development and utilization of all species of
      fish available for harvest by the United States fishing industry;
        (3) encourage the utilization of domestically-produced fish
      through enhancement of markets, promotion, and public relations;
        (4) help the United States fishing industry develop methods to
      improve quality and efficiency in the marketplace;
        (5) educate and inform consumers on the use of fish;
        (6) develop better coordination of fisheries marketing and
      promotion activities with commercial fisheries research and
      development programs; and
        (7) educate and inform the public about the nutritional value
      of fish in the diet.