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Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2020

Published: 29 Sep 2021

National Statistics publication that provides data on the tonnage and value of all landings of sea fish and shellfish by Scottish vessels, all landings into Scotland, the rest of the UK and abroad, and the size and structure of the Scottish fishing fleet and employment on Scottish vessels.

Scottish Sea Fisheries Statistics 2020
Table 22f: Landings by all vessels into Scotland as a percentage of all landings into the UK, by species type, 2016 to 2020

Table 22f: Landings by all vessels into Scotland as a percentage of all landings into the UK, by species type, 2016 to 2020

  Tonnage (%) Value (%)
Species Type 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Demersal 80.1 82.0 83.5 80.8 78.9 73.8 74.8 76.4 73.2 67.3
Pelagic 84.9 84.8 86.7 83.7 86.1 89.6 89.0 90.4 88.7 91.5
Shellfish 38.4 37.4 35.1 36.4 32.1 47.5 45.8 45.0 46.0 42.5
Total 69.8 70.2 72.0 67.8 68.8 65.6 64.0 65.1 63.2 62.5

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