Publication - Statistics

Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2017

Published: 27 Sep 2018
Part of:
Marine and fisheries
ISBN:
9781787812390

A National Statistics publication presenting data on the Scottish and UK fishing fleet, landings and employment.

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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2017
Table 39. Number of active Scottish registered vessels by district and main fishing method as at 31st December 2017

Table 39. Number of active Scottish registered vessels by district and main fishing method as at 31st December 2017

10m & under Over 10m Total
Pelagic Demersal Shellfish Over 10m Total
District Nephrop trawls Creel fishing Other3 Total Purse seine Pelagic trawl Other Total Trawl4 Seine Lines Other5 Total Nephrop trawls Creel fishing Other Total
Aberdeen 2 77 - 79 - - - - - - - - - 4 5 1 10 10 89
Anstruther 7 82 1 90 - - - - 4 - - - 4 10 1 - 11 15 105
Buckie 13 52 4 69 - - - - 10 - - - 10 5 1 1 7 17 86
Eyemouth 5 76 4 85 - - - - 3 1 - - 4 14 2 - 16 20 105
Fraserburgh 2 95 16 113 1 7 - 8 41 5 - - 46 34 1 7 42 96 209
Peterhead 1 60 4 65 2 2 - 4 29 2 - - 31 4 2 2 8 43 108
Scrabster - 84 1 85 - - - - 1 2 - - 3 - 8 1 9 12 97
Total - East Coast 30 526 30 586 3 9 - 12 88 10 - - 98 71 20 12 103 213 799
Orkney 1 84 6 91 - - - - 4 - - - 4 4 26 3 33 37 128
Shetland 3 119 33 155 - 8 - 8 17 9 - - 26 1 3 8 12 46 201
Stornoway 1 162 2 165 - - - - 5 - - - 5 18 13 8 39 44 209
Total - Islands 5 365 41 411 - 8 - 8 26 9 - - 35 23 42 19 84 127 538
Ayr 11 68 12 91 - - - - 6 - - - 6 16 4 32 52 58 149
Campbeltown 8 86 11 105 - - - - 7 - - - 7 27 6 7 40 47 152
Kinlochbervie 2 15 - 17 - - - - 3 - - - 3 2 - - 2 5 22
Lochinver - 10 - 10 - - - - 2 - 10 4 16 - 1 - 1 17 27
Mallaig - 29 2 31 - - - - 7 1 - - 8 5 1 2 8 16 47
Oban 6 66 5 77 - - - - 3 - - - 3 6 14 13 33 36 113
Portree 3 84 2 89 - - - - 2 - - - 2 5 10 - 15 17 106
Ullapool 2 74 10 86 - - - - 6 - - - 6 7 10 3 20 26 112
Total - West Coast 32 432 42 506 - - - - 36 1 10 4 51 68 46 57 171 222 728
Total 67 1,323 113 1,503 3 17 - 20 150 20 10 4 184 162 108 88 358 562 2,065

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