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White fish quotas for Kerry fishermen have been increased.

Fishing Trawler

It follows a two day meeting on quotas in Europe which Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney attended.

In the South and West fishermen in Dingle, Ros a Mhil, Union Hall and Dunmore East see their white fish quota increase by 7 per cent.

The fleet in the south west also sees the quota for albacore tuna rise 3 per cent.

The increase in quotas for Irish fishermen is worth 10 million euro more annually.