Seafisheries

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PRELIMINARY

2013 VALUE OF ATLANTIC COAST COMMERCIAL LANDINGS, BY REGION
(thousand dollars)
Species Nova Scotia New Brunswick PEI Quebec NFL Atlantic
Maritimes Gulf Total Maritimes Gulf Total Total Total Total Total
Groundfish
Atlantic Cod 3,130 24 3,154 0 15 15 22 591 8,215 11,997
Haddock 11,938 0 11,938 x 0 x 0 0 x 12,015
Redfish spp. 4,912 0 4,912 0 x x 0 x 5,907 11,005
Halibut (Atlantic) 28,125 286 28,411 295 419 714 382 3,171 5,576 38,254
Flatfishes 3,455 156 3,610 x x 3 98 977 14,697 19,386
Greenland turbot x x x 0 x x 0 5,970 50,257 56,293
Pollock x x 3,739 x 0 x 0 x 93 3,832
Hake 6,824 2 6,827 0 x x 0 x 233 7,066
Cusk 348 0 348 0 0 0 0 0 x x
Catfish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 0 x
Skate 118 0 118 0 0 0 0 1 42 160
Dogfish x 0 x 0 0 0 0 x 0 2
Other 4,367 90 4,458 x x 13 0 6 272 4,749
Total 67,020 561 67,581 297 455 752 503 10,905 85,368 165,109
Pelagic & other finfish
Herring 14,948 2,292 17,240 7,718 6,493 14,211 3,639 2,927 8,149 46,167
Mackerel 275 45 319 0 626 626 622 1,079 2,836 5,482
Swordfish 12,302 0 12,302 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,302
Tuna 6,180 1,082 7,263 0 169 169 2,305 89 175 10,002
Alewife 213 55 267 42 624 666 51 0 0 985
Eel x x x 70 873 943 659 x 196 1,998
Salmon (Atlantic) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smelt x x x 0 371 371 33 x x 455
Silversides 0 x x 0 0 0 x 0 0 756
Shark 121 1 122 0 0 0 0 0 0 122
Capelin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 48 6,021 6,069
Other 19,771 0 19,771 6,703 0 6,703 x 254 x 26,771
Total 53,876 3,665 57,541 14,533 9,156 23,689 7,918 4,540 17,421 111,108
Shellfish
Clams / quahaug 2,157 12 2,169 x x x 1,405 1,225 x 41,933
Oyster (1) 0 415 415 0 1,081 1,081 5,923 0 0 7,419
Scallop (2) 157,267 281 157,547 6,477 1,129 7,607 1,008 1,634 3,281 171,077
Squid 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mussel (3) 0 0 0 0 x x 0 x 0 x
Lobster 379,876 34,308 414,184 63,200 60,473 123,673 85,787 39,306 17,526 680,476
Shrimp 66,441 0 66,441 0 7,205 7,205 0 31,353 237,263 342,261
Crab, Queen 44,175 31,532 75,707 0 55,228 55,228 9,743 74,033 219,458 434,170
Crab, Other 415 564 979 99 1,554 1,653 1,989 1,479 61 6,161
Whelks x 0 x 0 0 0 0 x 6,646 8,587
Cockles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x x
Sea cucumber 965 0 965 x 0 x 0 868 x 2,861
Sea urchin x 0 x 3,569 0 3,569 0 x 1,159 7,412
Other 0 0 0 16 0 16 0 0 0 16
Total 652,337 67,111 719,448 74,696 127,327 202,022 105,856 153,482 522,515 1,703,324
Subtotal 773,233 71,336 844,569 89,526 136,938 226,464 114,277 168,927 625,304 1,979,541
Others
Marine plants 108 0 108 638 0 638 745 0 0 1,491
Lumpfish roe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Miscellaneous (4) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14,563 14,563
Total 108 0 108 638 0 638 745 0 14,563 16,054
GRAND TOTAL (5) 773,341 71,336 844,677 90,164 136,938 227,102 115,021 168,927 639,868 1,995,595

x Suppressed to meet confidentiality requirements
(1) Oyster: Atlantic includes wild and farmed data.
(2) Scallop includes meat with roe.
(3) PEI mussels are now classified under "aquaculture" because they are a farmed product.
(4) Miscellaneous value includes seal value.
(5) Totals may not add up due to rounding.
Source: Economic Analysis and Statistics, DFO, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0E6

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