Statistics Iceland: Value of finfish and shellfish catch in January-April 2011

July 20, 2011 15:21

Total value of catch of Icelandic vessels amounted to 46.1 billion ISK in January-April 2011, compared with 46.5 billion ISK in the first four months of 2010. Total value decreased therefore by 0.8% between years, reports www.megafishnet.com with reference to Statistics Iceland.

Total value of demersal species accounted for ISK 30.7 billion; thereof cod ISK 17.2 billion, haddock 4.6 billion, and redfish 4.1 billion. Total value of pelagic species accounted for ISK 10.9 billion and flatfish catches for 3.5 billion.

Value of catch in January-April 2011

Million ISK

April

January-April

% change from previous year

2010

2011

2010

2011

Total value

10,095.1

8,650.9

46,485.9

46,103.4

-0.8

Demersal catch

7,559.9

7,294.5

35,122.7

30,666.7

-12.7

Cod

3,274.2

3,369.8

18,540.1

17,164.2

-7.4

Haddock

1,272.0

1,222.6

6,029.4

4,614.2

-23.5

Saith

605.3

766.8

2,071.3

2,014.2

-2.8

Redfish

1,447.8

1,269.3

5,321.0

4,074.1

-23.4

Ocean redfish

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

-

Other demersal

960.7

666.0

3,160.9

2,800.0

-11.4

Flatfish catch

893.6

686.5

3,067.2

3,534.6

15.2

Pelagic catch

1,426.4

74.5

7,830.8

10,852.4

38.6

Herring

0.0

0.0

326.1

304.4

-6.6

Capelin

0.0

0.0

2,494.4

8,683.6

248.1

Blue whiting

1,424.0

74.5

2,109.8

151.3

-92.8

Other pelagics

2.4

0.0

2,900.5

1,713.1

-40.9

Shellfish catch

185.9

359.0

405.8

704.3

73.6

Shrimp

140.1

291.4

354.1

630.8

78.1

Other shellfish

45.7

67.6

51.7

73.6

42.4

Miscellaneous catch

29.3

236.5

59.4

345.5

481.8

Value of catch by type of landing January-April 2011

Million ISK

April

January-April

% change from previous year

2010

2011

2010

2011

Total value

10,095

8,651

46,486

46,103

-0.8

For domestic processing

4,031

3,048

20,964

24,605

17.4

For export in containers

832

574

3,454

1,993

-42.3

Landed abroad for fishmeal and oil production

75

0

75

145

94.1

Frozen at sea

3,506

3,537

13,946

12,311

-11.7

To auction market, for domestic processing

1,496

1,444

7,516

6,828

-9.2

Frozen at sea, for domestic re-processing

23

0

74

0

-

Fresh fish sold from vessel abroad

0

0

0

0

-

Farmed fish

5

0

31

0

-

Other types of landings

128

48

426

220

-48.2

Value of catch by region of landing January - April 2011

Million ISK

April

January-April

% change from previous year

2010

2011

2010

2011

Total value

10,095.1

8,650.9

46,485.9

46,103.4

-0.8

Capital region

2,405.4

1,983.4

9,032.0

7,801.6

-13.6

Southwest

1,673.9

1,513.1

8,334.1

8,402.6

0.8

West

502.2

435.5

3,075.9

3,216.0

4.6

Westfjords

570.0

525.4

2,416.4

2,271.3

-6.0

Northwest

713.5

929.0

3,118.9

2,844.6

-8.8

Northeast

1,284.8

1,475.9

6,171.7

6,323.8

2.5

East

1,195.1

463.9

5,730.5

7,112.5

24.1

Southwest

843.7

750.3

5,077.8

5,992.4

18.0

Abroad

906.4

574.4

3,528.6

2,138.7

-39.4

 

{{countTopicsText}}
What is MEGAFISHNET.COM?
MEGAFISHNET.com is a global fish and seafood marketplace with an emphasis on APPROVED SUPPLIERS from such major sources as China, Russia, Vietnam, Europe, Americas, etc. More details →