Who We Are
Central Pacific Producers Limited (CPPL) is a company that wholly owned by the
Government of Kiribati through the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Development.
It is base and located in Tarawa, the Gilbert Group.
The company was incorporated in May 2001 as a commercial operation to support national development and marketing of resources.
The company over time has diversified its operation to also shipping services as well as crewing for the foreign fishing vessels, Services
that the CPPL provided include
Shipping which provide sea transport for both freight and passengers in Kiribati territory.
Agent for the foreign fishing companies in South Korea, Taiwan and
China, crewing which deals with recruiting and replacement of local seafarers on foreign fishing vessels which the main employment for male citizens.
Charter boats include speed boats that can be charted for both fishing and private cruising at competitive prices to those tourist or citizens who interested.
Finally selling product at an appropriate prize such as reef and deep bottom fish, sun dried organic seaweed, ice blocks and fishing gear.
A stakeholder is either an individual or a group who is impacted by the outcome of a project.
They have an interest in the success of the project and can be within and outside the organization sponsoring. Stakeholders also have an impact on the organization positive or negative. The stakeholders of the CPPL are
Ministry of Environment, Lands and Agriculture Development (MELAD) is responsible for evaluating the environmental impacts of marine resources and export development
and is also concerned with the protection of subsistence fisheries and the protection of marine habitats and marine life
Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives (MCIC) is charged with evaluating foreign
investment in the marine sector.
Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) is responsible for internal affairs, including outer Island Developments activities
Ministry of Line and Phoenix Islands Development (MLPID) responsible for oversees all the developments in islands that CPPL operates at.
Other agencies: The Fishing training Centre, council of churches, fisher’s association and development bank of Kiribati.