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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2017

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

This document is part of a collection


8. Annex 3: Further Information

Other official publications on sea fisheries statistics include:

Marine Scotland

Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics (this publication) is also available online:

www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Agriculture-Fisheries/PubFisheries

Marine Scotland also publishes summary provisional statistics each year.

https://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Agriculture-Fisheries/provisionalfishstats

Quota reports issued weekly to Scottish Fish Producer Organisations are available online.
https://www.gov.scot/Topics/marine/Sea-Fisheries/management/17681/ScottishWeeklyQuotaUptake

The landings and effort data in this publication are also available by ICES rectangle (sea areas) around Scotland.

https://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Agriculture-Fisheries/RectangleData

Fisheries data is also available at the level of individual ICES rectangles in Scottish waters on National Marine Plan interactive (NMPi).

https://marinescotland.atkinsgeospatial.com/nmpi/

Marine Management Organisation (MMO),

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)

UK Sea Fisheries Statistics is a comprehensive collection of statistics on the UK

fishing industry, published annually.

www.gov.uk/government/collections/uk-sea-fisheries-annual-statistics

The UK Vessel List of registered and licenced vessels of over 10 metres length, published monthly.

www.gov.uk/government/collections/uk-vessel-lists

Monthly UK Sea Fisheries Statistics is a summary publication of landings into the UK, published monthly.

www.gov.uk/government/collections/monthly-uk-sea-fisheries-statistics

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

FAO Yearbook of Fishery and Aquaculture Statistics, published annually with data relating to two years prior.

www.fao.org/fishery/publications/yearbooks/en

Eurostat

Fishery statistics from the European Union official statistics producer. It includes data from some non-EU countries for comparison.
http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/statistics-explained/index.php/Fishery_statistics

Useful websites

Marine Scotland

www.beta.gov.scot/about/how-government-is-run/directorates/marine-scotland/

Marine Scotland – Marine Analytical Unit

https://www.gov.scot/Topics/marine/Publications/TopicSheets/MarineAnalyticalUnitTS

National Statistics in the Scottish Government

http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/About

Marine Management Organisation (MMO)

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/marine-management-organisation

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-environment-food-rural-affairs

UK Statistics Authority

https://www.statisticsauthority.gov.uk/about-the-authority/uk-statistical-system/

SeaFish Industry Authority

www.seafish.org/

Maritime and Coastguard Agency

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/maritime-and-coastguard-agency

European Commission – Fisheries

https://ec.europa.eu/info/food-farming-fisheries/fisheries_en

Food and Agriculture Organization Fisheries Department

www.fao.org/fishery/en

International Council of the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)

www.ices.dk/Pages/default.aspx

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