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Sea fishing. Catches. By species Catalonia
2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998
Cartilaginous fish 104.6 102.1 106.7 109.2 101.8 107.2 121.3 138.4 138.1 128.4 121.1 114.4 114.3 116.6 131.4 120.2 108.9 98.7 109.6 111.1 97.6 102.4 89.6 691.0 629.6
Bony fish 17,608.9 16,238.0 16,713.4 21,544.3 23,126.2 22,244.4 24,465.4 23,845.6 26,233.6 26,869.0 24,301.0 26,851.1 24,102.9 26,888.5 26,698.2 31,390.7 32,085.5 28,134.2 28,926.5 29,314.7 31,824.6 38,222.0 37,877.6 37,034.9 35,405.1
Tuna 133.2 56.2 118.0 268.3 108.4 154.6 177.5 159.3 194.9 264.5 171.3 245.1 353.7 357.2 236.3 402.0 93.5 132.0 249.5 378.7 231.6 236.2 249.3 205.9 163.3
Hake 873.2 646.3 533.0 788.7 934.6 823.9 1,072.4 1,023.6 1,451.3 1,712.4 1,376.2 1,581.1 1,571.1 2,439.5 2,301.4 1,656.9 2,381.4 2,012.1 1,796.6 2,209.0 1,995.4 2,187.2 2,208.2 1,913.7 1,606.0
Cod 274.9 145.8 211.3 339.8 253.9 246.0 225.7 259.5 560.3 568.0 363.4 1,006.0 748.5 866.5 994.0 2,458.4 2,419.6 1,729.1 859.2 994.7 1,161.0 2,179.3 2,562.6 169.8 757.4
Mullet 732.4 625.7 700.9 742.2 795.6 717.9 760.2 612.3 491.2 490.1 604.7 497.6 553.3 521.5 500.6 759.5 758.1 329.8 313.2 317.9 375.5 300.6 247.7 408.7 412.5
Angler 328.4 261.8 354.9 413.7 415.8 447.4 447.4 492.6 659.8 686.3 502.9 598.0 630.5 560.8 307.1 517.5 606.4 501.6 382.4 348.1 376.6 520.7 571.0 365.6 297.1
Sardine 5,309.6 3,655.0 3,827.6 4,994.3 4,047.2 4,976.9 7,198.0 4,493.5 5,969.9 6,418.7 5,344.5 6,291.0 6,408.7 6,115.4 9,511.1 11,434.6 11,379.1 9,444.2 9,984.5 9,046.5 7,920.5 13,493.0 14,486.0 15,919.5 14,584.0
Anchovy 4,494.0 5,559.5 4,875.6 7,546.9 9,890.3 8,436.8 8,809.1 10,383.7 9,727.3 8,818.0 6,924.1 6,999.7 5,119.3 6,444.1 1,793.8 1,956.7 2,323.9 3,888.6 5,549.5 5,517.5 7,919.2 5,785.0 4,215.5 5,808.1 6,093.4
Horse mackerel 713.3 671.7 658.3 1,034.8 704.5 462.0 469.3 745.1 178.9 681.0 297.7 1,792.9 1,526.7 2,079.7 2,562.1 2,205.7 3,637.5 1,489.7 1,050.2 930.9 1,289.3 1,669.4 2,235.5 1,491.6 1,489.4
Atlantic mackerel 92.4 95.3 90.4 105.1 122.8 118.8 170.7 178.1 160.9 269.7 290.8 307.0 176.0 359.6 1,247.9 2,988.3 2,790.3 1,297.1 840.2 908.8 1,292.1 1,514.4 1,444.6 634.7 1,085.1
Others 4,657.5 4,520.5 5,343.5 5,310.5 5,853.1 5,860.1 5,135.0 5,497.9 6,839.1 6,960.4 8,425.6 7,532.8 7,015.1 7,144.2 7,097.4 7,011.1 6,453.8 7,310.0 7,901.2 8,662.7 9,263.4 10,336.2 9,657.1 10,117.5 8,916.9
Crustaceans 1,977.2 1,963.3 1,990.3 2,067.0 1,792.3 1,703.5 1,773.8 1,532.7 1,420.9 1,665.2 1,697.0 1,638.6 1,624.0 1,911.1 1,826.6 1,699.5 1,434.5 1,330.3 1,668.2 1,743.9 1,743.9 1,778.4 1,972.2 1,714.4 1,618.0
Crab 536.1 497.1 561.3 622.4 272.4 153.9 180.6 85.3 74.6 129.6 156.9 105.2 127.2 185.7 185.8 145.1 216.3 214.8 234.3 252.4 161.5 242.2 356.0 363.1 230.0
Lobster 134.1 112.4 131.2 184.3 192.9 180.8 173.7 211.1 332.7 347.6 321.0 338.3 376.1 401.9 317.3 360.3 340.7 293.3 300.7 281.2 305.8 368.3 298.9 194.4 162.5
Mantis shrimp 340.0 373.0 430.5 490.9 522.3 516.5 485.4 416.6 433.7 431.7 351.2 461.8 482.6 524.2 478.2 504.7 449.8 388.1 469.5 525.2 467.4 527.7 659.6 614.6 623.1
Prawn 372.1 352.2 399.8 380.5 443.8 438.9 522.8 600.3 406.0 589.5 559.9 596.4 491.2 626.1 682.7 446.4 201.2 193.1 378.2 382.3 523.7 346.2 310.8 275.1 357.5
King prawn 63.3 71.3 48.1 86.3 75.8 50.1 64.1 56.5 49.4 60.6 43.8 37.8 44.7 51.4 66.8 99.1 73.6 59.7 91.4 79.9 71.0 64.0 60.8 60.3 50.9
Others 531.6 557.2 419.4 302.7 285.1 363.3 347.2 162.9 124.5 106.2 264.2 99.0 102.2 121.8 66.8 143.9 152.8 181.3 194.0 223.0 214.5 230.0 286.0 206.9 193.9
Cephalopods 1,568.3 1,457.4 1,261.9 1,602.3 1,953.3 1,460.0 2,304.4 1,834.7 2,709.8 3,087.5 2,750.8 2,919.5 2,604.9 2,468.7 2,300.9 2,215.9 2,852.9 2,840.3 2,433.3 1,934.8 2,623.2 2,890.5 3,613.6 2,810.4 2,608.3
Squid 45.9 78.0 44.4 47.6 65.7 61.4 99.8 80.2 168.2 178.3 195.5 197.7 130.1 169.6 234.1 179.2 347.9 311.2 294.9 239.4 281.2 223.1 280.9 265.2 191.5
Octopus 303.1 294.3 309.0 545.3 575.6 462.4 668.8 501.1 545.0 546.7 588.4 604.5 550.0 529.1 608.5 718.5 1,303.2 1,333.3 1,245.1 730.2 1,126.2 1,219.0 109.9 542.5 959.3
Cuttlefish 207.1 192.5 150.9 202.2 179.5 174.0 248.4 246.2 234.6 219.9 215.6 230.2 224.4 238.8 222.3 298.5 256.5 193.7 181.6 195.0 230.7 239.9 269.1 276.4 343.8
Others 1,012.1 892.6 757.6 807.2 1,132.5 762.2 1,287.5 1,007.2 1,762.1 2,142.6 1,751.3 1,887.1 1,700.4 1,531.2 1,236.1 1,019.7 945.3 1,002.1 711.6 770.2 985.1 1,208.5 2,953.7 1,726.3 1,113.8
Other molluscs 197.1 286.5 151.5 168.6 251.6 221.3 260.6 294.3 365.8 264.5 264.4 296.5 348.6 322.0 321.9 322.6 507.5 466.5 535.9 457.8 509.5 827.4 1,101.5 1,345.4 1,152.7
Clam 0.0 1.3 0.8 0.7 0.1 1.0 0.9 2.7 0.7 0.1 0.8 4.7 6.7 11.2 10.6 7.5 7.1 8.1 14.0 11.5 9.2 18.6 21.2 65.6 28.8
Mussel 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.1 39.7 18.3 1.9 0.4 3.6 3.6 29.6 7.8 26.4 51.7 28.4 17.9 25.3 28.5 154.9 165.2 100.6
Tellina 29.4 21.0 4.8 10.8 77.7 28.4 74.8 75.4 74.3 56.9 49.1 43.9 64.7 54.6 75.7 89.2 224.5 132.1 217.1 123.7 77.3 134.9 232.9 249.2 278.3
Others 167.7 264.2 145.8 156.6 173.5 191.6 184.6 216.0 251.1 189.2 212.6 247.5 273.6 252.7 206.0 218.1 258.0 274.6 276.3 304.8 397.7 645.3 692.4 865.4 744.9
Various invertebrates 43.2 32.8 55.9 67.6 77.3 38.0 16.6 17.3 14.2 17.9 15.5 13.4 7.0 7.5 5.8 5.1 8.3 9.4 7.8 10.5 4.0 5.7 18.6 26.8 23.2
Total 21,499.3 20,080.1 20,279.6 25,559.1 27,302.7 25,774.4 28,942.0 27,663.0 30,882.5 32,032.5 29,149.9 31,833.5 28,801.8 31,714.3 31,284.8 35,754.0 36,997.7 32,879.3 33,681.3 33,572.7 36,802.8 43,826.2 44,673.0 43,622.9 41,436.9
Units: Tons.
Source:
1998-2020: Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food.
2021-2022: Ministry of Climate Action, Food and Rural Agenda.

Last update: May 19, 2023.

PESCA

These statistics have a specific section with all the information available: Statistics on Fishery Catches and Aquaculture Production (PESCA).

Methodological note

Methodological aspects

The data referring to the fishing and aquiculture sector is taken from the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food. The Ministry plans the lines for the promotion of the fishing and aquiculture sector, manages programmes to subsidise and commercialise fishing and aquaculture, and executes plans in relation to marine resources. It also coordinates relations with fishermen's guilds and other organisations in the sector in Catalonia. The sea fishing the figures are taken from catches auctioned in different fish markets.

Data are provisional.