Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us

Image: Federal Agency for Fisheries / FIS

Review of the fishing situation

Click on the flag for more information about Russian Federation RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Thursday, September 28, 2023, 07:00 (GMT + 9)

As of September 24, 2023, the level of quota development (TAC) by users of the Kamchatka Territory and the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug (industrial, including coastal) is 81%. The catch of “quota” fisheries is 837,914 tons of aquatic biological resources (week +14,435 tons). Compared to 2022, the volume of production (catch) is higher by 27,667 tons, or 103.4% by 2022.

Source Stockfile FIS

The development of industrial, including coastal quotas (TAC) for investment purposes by users of the Kamchatka Territory is 72.5% (catch - 50,134 tons), compared to 2022 indicators - more by 7,582 tons.

Source Stockfile FIS -->

The main fishing objects in terms of production (catch) volumes: pollock – 574,131 tons (catch share 69%); Pacific herring – 81,852 tons (10%); Far Eastern flounder – 46,221 tons (6%), cod – 42,659 tons (5%); Commander squid – 41,331 tons (5%), navaga – 24,185 tons (3%).

Negative dynamics relative to the 2022 indicators are observed for cod - 12,048 tons less, for greenlings - 3,456 tons less, and for cucumaria - 1,088 tons less.

Positive dynamics are observed for Pacific herring - more by 19,777 tons, for Commander squid - more by 8,437 tons, for pollock - more by 7,298 tons, for navaga - more by 4,535 tons, for Far Eastern flounder - more by 2,741 tons , for grenadiers – more by 1,164 tons.

Crab fishing

Source Stockfile FIS

As of September 24, 2023, the total catch of crabs (Kamchatka crab, blue crab, equal-thorn crab, snow crab and opilio crab) in the Department’s area of responsibility is 18,848 tons (+540 tons per week). Of these, 7,745 tons are within the framework of investment quotas. The total catch volume is 3,105 tons higher than the same indicators in 2022 (in 2022 the catch was 15,743 tons).

The crab catch in the Department's area of responsibility was:

<-- Source Stockfile FIS

  • In the West Bering Sea zone, blue crab was caught - catch 4,450 tons (including catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 1,293 tons), snow crab opilio - catch 2,765 tons (including catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 648 tons) and snow crab birdie - catch 485 tons (including catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 85 tons);
  • In the Western Kamchatka subzone, blue crab was caught – the catch was 2,406 tons (including the catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory – 472 tons), Kamchatka crab – the catch was 3,163 tons (including the catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory – 316 tons) , equal-spined crab - catch 269 tons (including catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 51 tons), snow crab opilio - catch 141 tons (including catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - less than 1 ton);
  • In the Kamchatka-Kuril subzone, snow crab was caught, the catch was 2,977 tons (including the catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 965 tons), Kamchatka crab - the catch was 457 tons (there were no Kamchatka users);

Source Stockfile FIS

  • In the Karaginskaya subzone, the snow crab opilio was caught - the catch was 907 tons (including the catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 338 tons) and the snow crab birdie - the catch was 373 tons (including the catch by users of the Kamchatka Territory - 178 tons) ;
  • Snow crab birdie was caught in the Petropavlovsko-Komandor subzone, the catch was 457 tons (there were no Kamchatka users).

Source: North-Eastern Territorial Administration Federal Fishery Agency (Traslated from the original in Russian)

[email protected]


Click to know how to advertise in FIS

Brazil obtains international authorization to maintain tuna fishing volume
Brazil In the final round of negotiations that ended on November 20th in the city of Cairo, Egypt, Brazil obtained authorization from the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCA...
Indian Ocean squid price index: Flying squid (Ommastrephes bartramii)
China In order to continuously enhance the ability to control squid resources and price influence, and conduct more accurate resource assessment and forecasting, the China Ocean Fisheries Association&n...
Scientific studies reinforce the sustainability of bottom fishing – EBFA
European Union The European Parliament held a landmark conference titled “Is bottom fishing in the EU sustainable? A new perspective under the European Commission’s Action Plan”. Hosted by the Mem...
New tool for identifying wild and farmed salmon
Worldwide Thanks to new analysis techniques, researchers can distinguish between farmed salmon and wild Atlantic salmon on a large scale. Does this make cheating salmon a thing of the past? The price of wi...

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2023 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER