Iceland Fish Catch Up During August 2014

the Fish Site Editor
19 September 2014, at 1:00am

ICELAND - The total catch of Icelandic vessels increased by 5.5 per cent in August 2014 over that of August 2013, according to Statistics Iceland.

When a 12 month period from September 2013 to August 2014 is compared to the same period one year earlier there is a 33 per cent decrease in pelagic catch.

At constant price the August catch was 11.7 per cent higher than in the same month 2013, while the fixed price rate between the period September 2013 to August 2014 is 5.0 per cent lower than for the same time period one year earlier.