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Publication - Statistics Publication

Scottish sea fisheries statistics 2016

Published: 28 Sep 2017
Part of:
Marine and fisheries, Statistics
ISBN:
9781788512169

Annual National Statistics report on the quantity and value of landings of sea fish and shellfish by Scottish vessels and landings into Scotland.

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Scottish sea fisheries statistics 2016
Table 1.7j Quantity and value of all landings into Scotland: all Scottish ports by main species 1: 2012 to 2016

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Table 1.7j Quantity and value of all landings into Scotland: all Scottish ports by main species 1: 2012 to 2016

Quantity (tonnes) Value (£'000)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Black scabbardfish 1,998 2,353 2,974 2,579 3,060 4,026 4,510 4,952 3,472 4,734
Blue ling 1,545 1,850 2,288 1,478 1,717 1,936 2,437 3,275 1,798 2,013
Bluemouth 121 107 124 100 93 168 166 223 173 193
Cardinal fish 10 5 3 4 24 12 7 4 4 40
Catfish 260 263 293 366 432 469 464 498 511 747
Cod 11,297 12,216 13,487 15,236 17,301 22,195 23,992 27,083 29,396 35,993
Common mora 20 37 44 43 39 12 45 45 46 56
Conger eels 64 42 40 45 37 58 29 31 33 26
Cuckoo ray 188 163 192 219 219 142 119 126 136 164
Forkbeard 586 613 627 549 587 792 1,060 1,149 923 1,005
Greenland halibut 194 660 600 640 666 490 1,596 1,495 1,709 1,653
Grey gurnards 161 165 172 403 364 67 62 68 149 138
Gurnard and latchet 147 99 31 48 54 113 74 11 32 26
Haddock 31,075 37,112 35,807 31,828 32,254 32,489 41,380 49,617 43,367 42,709
Hake 11,184 10,063 14,594 14,484 18,391 24,805 25,327 35,479 35,846 44,480
Halibut 69 48 44 48 130 655 473 406 377 833
Lemon sole 527 695 695 699 811 1,383 1,917 2,152 2,399 3,053
Lesser spotted dog - - - 57 161 - - - 0 40
Ling 4,757 4,908 5,545 5,492 6,725 6,927 6,727 7,080 7,348 9,917
Megrims 2,275 2,439 2,229 2,038 2,347 6,138 5,875 5,743 4,923 6,457
Monkfish 7,554 7,513 8,632 11,410 14,254 24,839 22,136 24,853 27,842 40,299
Norway pout 76 35 61 - 26 5 4 5 - 3
Plaice 945 1,696 1,404 1,720 2,209 781 1,321 1,094 1,219 2,200
Pollack 460 418 405 561 443 981 823 782 1,013 1,039
Portuguese dogfish 332 139 98 53 157 368 101 219 24 58
Rabbit fish 268 237 180 133 115 57 102 105 70 65
Red gurnards 142 137 157 186 190 55 88 74 78 86
Redfishes 383 846 615 250 160 562 1,222 833 348 261
Roundnose grenadier 743 745 593 335 426 946 817 617 358 576
Saithe 16,265 19,502 17,374 18,688 17,302 17,178 16,867 16,887 16,867 18,692
Sandy ray 4 22 30 40 37 4 23 36 49 66
Skates and rays 194 115 147 56 54 150 84 121 61 60
Spotted ray 89 133 145 177 167 89 134 150 173 232
Thornback ray 110 183 201 208 248 120 182 201 185 255
Turbot 48 52 56 67 57 370 424 456 536 481
Tusk 305 459 356 357 346 274 365 282 281 278
Whiting 8,878 10,108 9,613 9,511 9,234 9,504 10,220 10,833 10,310 10,228
Witches 663 650 686 558 696 714 596 665 594 824
Wrasses 0 0 51 31 49 0 0 20 1,164 3,185
Other demersal 304 154 295 183 72 604 347 300 257 192
Total demersal 104,239 116,981 120,888 120,882 131,654 160,477 172,116 197,970 194,072 233,356
Blue whiting 24,394 9,411 9,699 12,150 11,908 7,475 2,115 1,267 1,994 2,352
Capelin 2,074 352 - - 771 1,453 110 - - 269
Herring 56,078 36,596 39,458 34,048 39,734 29,722 13,938 10,960 12,076 25,396
Horse mackerel 1,605 843 1,101 711 216 900 515 724 485 153
Mackerel 83,822 95,876 149,325 97,973 106,632 74,830 85,692 119,135 61,933 91,737
Sprats 1,759 968 1,540 1,060 2,179 405 225 370 249 502
Other pelagic 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Total pelagic 169,737 144,047 201,122 145,943 161,441 114,787 102,595 132,457 76,737 120,411
Clams 84 51 12 30 34 145 85 19 68 84
Edible crabs 10,871 10,909 12,375 11,120 12,142 13,193 13,809 16,198 14,195 17,163
Green crabs 303 272 225 194 164 195 175 151 123 124
Lobsters 1,129 1,029 1,220 1,049 1,143 11,760 10,641 12,564 11,078 13,690
Nephrops 21,860 17,894 20,182 16,069 19,961 82,191 61,670 73,126 59,218 72,544
Octopus 2 3 5 8 20 4 4 5 6 10
Periwinkles 39 62 51 36 38 89 121 127 81 77
Queen scallops 7,540 5,368 3,123 3,361 3,789 3,109 3,051 1,467 1,883 3,071
Razor fish 903 915 429 350 461 2,567 3,139 1,597 1,616 2,296
Red crabs 99 14 91 176 119 464 32 396 509 618
Scallops 10,457 12,456 10,644 10,721 12,368 20,674 23,406 22,158 22,812 30,131
Squid 1,422 1,185 2,190 1,293 1,697 4,366 4,253 6,273 4,242 6,501
Velvet crabs 2,041 1,577 1,662 1,493 1,606 4,885 3,992 4,142 3,782 4,446
Whelks 354 677 862 1,128 1,909 221 483 683 940 1,723
Other shellfish 121 308 125 11 17 248 374 195 127 135
Total shellfish 57,225 52,718 53,194 47,038 55,469 144,113 125,236 139,100 120,679 152,614
Total landings 331,201 313,746 375,205 313,862 348,563 419,377 399,948 469,528 391,488 506,381

(1) Main species are those where the quantity landed into Scottish districts was 20 tonnes or over in 2016.


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