The LP (Loi du Pays) of July 18, 2017, regulating professional activities related to the production and marketing of pearl and pearl products in French Polynesia, drawn up in consultation with all of the representatives of professionals in the sector, provides for the creation of the Council of the pearl farming, within which professionals, municipalities, administration, the Assembly of French Polynesia and the Government are called upon to dialogue and take decisions on the organization of the sector, within a formal working framework.
The Vice-President Teva Rohfritsch opened the first meeting of the Council on Wednesday afternoon at the Presidency. Its role has been explained and recent regulatory developments in pearl farming have been recalled.
Figures on the last years and since the implementation of the sector reform were presented. Among these, we can retain: