Domestic catches have exceeded 3 million tons
On 8 August, the Russian fishermen have caught more than 3 million tonnes of aquatic bioresources. This is 0.1% more than at the reporting date last year.
In the far East basin spent more than 2 million tons of fish and seafood, which is 3.5 thousand tons higher than last year. As reported Fishnews in the press service of Federal Agency for fishery, the catch of Pollock, compared to the index at the reporting date 2017 decreased by 10 thousand tons to 1.27 million tons. Production of cod has reached 82.8 thousand tons (+5.7 thousand tons). According to the operative data of the territorial directorates of the Ministry, Pacific salmon caught 271 thousand tons. This is by 26.17 thousand tons more than in the same period last year and 49 thousand tonnes than in the same period the year before.
In the Northern basin produced 436,3 thousand tons FBG – 44,38 thousand tons above the level of 2017, the Growth of secured prey of capelin (65.9 thousand tons). The catch of cod amounted to 263,7 million tonnes (-26,69 thousand tons). Haddock caught 63 thousand tons, which is 7,42 thousand tonnes less than at the reporting date last year.
In the Western basin domestic vessels caught of 53.19 thousand tons, increase compared to the same period in 2017 amounted to 2.33 tonnes. Sprat produced 30.9 million tons (+0,9 thousand tons), Baltic herring 16.7 thousand tons.
The catch in the Azov-black sea basin totaled 45,68 thousand tons, which is below last year’s level of 6.68 tonnes. Anchovy caught of 21.67 thousand tons, which is by 5.77 thousand tonnes less than at the reporting date 2017 Catches of sprat made up of 11.94 million tons (+0,9 thousand tons). The fishery of anchovy extracted to 3.43 million tonnes (-1,86 thousand tons).
In the Volga-Caspian basin mastered 30,27 tons – of 4.24 thousand tonnes less than in the same period last year. This is due to a decrease in the production of sardines, small ordinary fish, freshwater and other objects of the fishery.
In zones of foreign States, Russian fishermen caught 278,3 thousand tons, which is 15.8 thousand tons above the level of the 2017 Growth fishing in the waters of Mauritania and the Faroe Islands.
In conventional districts and open part of World ocean fleet got 114.6 thousand tons (-53 thousand tonnes).
According to the materials: fishnews.ru