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Seafisheries landed value by province, 2019

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2019 Value of Atlantic & Pacific coast commerical landings, by province
(thousand dollars)
Species Nova Scotia New Brunswick P.E.I. Quebec N.L. Atlantic Total British Columbia Total Canada
Groundfish
Cod 2,639 11 7 643 23,858 27,158 833 27,991
Haddock 21,891 x 0 x 421 22,313 0 22,313
Redfish spp. 9,443 x 0 x 8,101 17,888 19,418 37,305
Halibut 49,306 1,217 905 8,113 9,312 68,852 46,297 115,149
Flatfishes 2,215 x x 1,675 22,302 26,204 7,632 33,836
Greenland turbot x x 0 5,079 57,907 63,096 0 63,096
Pollock 2,614 x 0 x 74 2,688 2,048 4,736
Hake 2,818 1 0 9 251 3,078 42,231 45,309
Cusk 65 x 0 0 x 65 0 65
Catfish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skate x 0 0 x 217 250 233 483
Dogfish 36 x 0 0 x 37 20 57
Other 1,412 x x 28 84 1,528 34,994 36,522
Total groundfish 92,581 1,336 913 15,801 122,526 233,157 153,706 386,863
Pelagic & other finfish
Herring 34,587 22,213 2,464 2,564 10,578 72,406 15,063 87,469
Mackeral 1,915 458 3,204 1,120 2,536 9,233 0 9,233
Swordfish 12,618 0 0 0 0 12,618 0 12,618
Tuna 8,721 67 2,780 390 223 12,180 11,619 23,799
Alewife 783 1,454 93 0 0 2,329 0 2,329
Eel x 168 245 x 128 1,027 0 1,027
Salmon 0 0 0 0 0 0 16,329 16,329
Smelt x 276 8 x 0 285 0 285
Silversides 0 0 365 0 0 365 0 365
Shark 197 x 0 x x 200 0 200
Capelin 0 x 0 x 16,551 16,868 0 16,868
Other 35,764 3,103 0 x x 39,137 0 39,137
Total pelagics 94,631 27,804 9,157 4,969 30,088 166,650 43,010 209,660
Shellfish
Clams / quahaug 14,550 x 960 1,464 x 56,491 56,346 112,837
Oystertable note 1 143 104 2,491 0 0 2,739 0 2,739
Scallop table note 2 151,263 11,070 1,140 1,709 2,223 167,405 0 167,405
Squid x 0 0 x 5,133 5,136 0 5,136
Musseltable note 3 0 0 0 x 0 x 0 x
Lobster 895,374 316,863 236,828 146,548 64,297 1,659,910 0 1,659,910
Shrimp 75,127 9,036 0 31,257 194,864 310,283 41,017 351,300
Crab, Queen 174,478 153,756 42,572 177,592 308,672 857,069 0 857,069
Crab, Other 1,834 1,372 2,179 1,773 314 7,472 92,043 99,515
Whelks x 0 0 1,979 x 8,958 0 8,958
Cockles x 0 0 0 x x 0 x
Sea cucumbers x x 0 2,331 10,287 17,581 9,874 27,455
Sea urchin x 3,327 0 3,508 x 8,037 8,517 16,554
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 305 305
Total shellfish 1,322,491 498,104 286,171 368,177 632,979 3,107,923 208,102 3,316,024
Subtotal 1,509,703 527,245 296,241 388,948 785,593 3,507,730 404,818 3,912,548
Other
Marine plants x x 0 0 0 x 0 x
Lumpfish roe 0 0 0 x 557 x 0 x
Miscellaneoustable note 4 x 0 0 x 7,210 7,211 0 7,211
Total other 7 625 0 18 7,767 8,416 0 8,416
Grand total table note 5 1,509,710 527,870 296,241 388,965 793,360 3,516,146 404,818 3,920,964

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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