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Seafisheries landed value by region, 2019

Preliminary

2019 Value of Atlantic coast commerical landings, by region
(thousand dollars)
Species Nova Scotia New Brunswick P.E.I.
Total
Quebec
Total
N.L.
Total
Atlantic
Total
Maritimes Gulf Total Maritimes Gulf Total
Groundfish
Atlantic Cod 2,624 15 2,639 10 0 11 7 643 23,858 27,158
Haddock 21,891 0 21,891 x 0 x 0 x 421 22,313
Redfish spp. 9,443 0 9,443 x x x 0 x 8,101 17,888
Halibut (Atlantic) 48,304 1,002 49,306 497 719 1,217 905 8,113 9,312 68,852
Flatfishes x x 2,215 x 5 x x 1,675 22,302 26,204
Greenland turbot 109 x x x x x 0 5,079 57,907 63,096
Pollock 2,614 0 2,614 x 0 x 0 x 74 2,688
Hake 2,816 2 2,818 x x 1 0 9 251 3,078
Cusk 65 0 65 x 0 x 0 0 x 65
Catfish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skate 32 x x 0 0 0 0 x 217 250
Dogfish 36 0 36 x 0 x 0 0 x 37
Other x x 1,412 3 x x x 28 84 1,528
Total groundfish 91,455 1,125 92,581 519 818 1,336 913 15,801 122,526 233,157
Pelagic & other finfish
Herring 32,023 2,564 34,587 13,938 8,275 22,213 2,464 2,564 10,578 72,406
Mackeral 1,633 282 1,915 x x 458 3,204 1,120 2,536 9,233
Swordfish 12,618 0 12,618 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,618
Tuna 8,018 703 8,721 0 67 67 2,780 390 223 12,180
Alewife 434 349 783 375 1,079 1,454 93 0 0 2,329
Eel x 13 x x x 168 245 x 128 1,027
Salmon (Atlantic) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smelt x 0 x 0 276 276 8 x 0 285
Silversides 0 0 0 0 0 0 365 0 0 365
Shark 197 0 197 x 0 x 0 x x 200
Capelin 0 0 0 0 x x 0 x 16,551 16,868
Other 35,764 0 35,764 3,103 0 3,103 0 x x 39,137
Total pelagics 90,720 3,912 94,631 17,542 10,262 27,804 9,157 4,969 30,088 166,650
Shellfish
Clams / quahaug x x 14,550 x 285 x 960 1,464 x 56,491
Oystertable note 1 x x 143 0 104 104 2,491 0 0 2,739
Scallop table note 2 151,042 221 151,263 10,274 795 11,070 1,140 1,709 2,223 167,405
Squid x 0 x 0 0 0 0 x 5,133 5,136
Musseltable note 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 0 x
Lobster 819,005 76,369 895,374 150,268 166,595 316,863 236,828 146,548 64,297 1,659,910
Shrimp 75,127 0 75,127 0 9,036 9,036 0 31,257 194,864 310,283
Crab, Queen 90,082 84,396 174,478 0 153,756 153,756 42,572 177,592 308,672 857,069
Crab, Other 1,327 507 1,834 350 1,022 1,372 2,179 1,773 314 7,472
Whelks x 0 x 0 0 0 0 1,979 x 8,958
Cockles x 0 x 0 0 0 0 0 x x
Sea cucumbers x 0 x x 0 x 0 2,331 10,287 17,581
Sea urchin x 0 x 3,327 0 3,327 0 3,508 x 8,037
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total shellfish 1,160,835 161,656 1,322,491 166,512 331,593 498,104 286,171 368,177 632,979 3,107,923
Subtotal 1,343,010 166,693 1,509,703 184,573 342,672 527,245 296,241 388,948 785,593 3,507,730
Other
Marine plants x 0 x x 0 x 0 0 0 x
Lumpfish roe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 557 x
Miscellaneoustable note 4 x 0 x 0 0 0 0 x 7,210 7,211
Total other 7 0 7 625 0 625 0 18 7,767 8,416
Grand total table note 5 1,343,017 166,693 1,509,710 185,198 342,672 527,870 296,241 388,965 793,360 3,516,146

Table Notes

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Table note 1

Oyster: Atlantic includes wild and farmed data.

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Table note 2

Scallop includes meat with roe.

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Table note 3

PEI mussels are now classified under "aquaculture" because they are a farmed product.

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Table note 4

Miscellaneous includes seal value.

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Table note 5

Totals may not add up due to rounding.

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Source: Department of Fisheries and Oceans (2022). Zonal Interchange File [database]. Ottawa

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