Fish buyer means the first ex-vessel party who:
(1) In an arm's - length transaction, purchases fee fish from a fish seller;
(2) Takes fish on consignment from a fish seller; or
(3) Otherwise receives fish from a fish seller in a non arm's-length transaction.
50 CFR § 600.1000
In addition to the definitions in the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act) and in 600.10 of this title, the terms used in this subpart have the following meanings: