Ilex Squid Market Update: Jun 18, 2020
Ilex catching inside Argentina waters: May 2020 – 19,800 MT. Total catch from Jan to May 2020 is approx. 121,000 MT. This is 22.73% higher than same period in 2019 according to seafood exporters
Ilex catching season will this month. If combining Dec 2019 and June 2020 harvests, total catch inside Argentina waters for this catching season estimated at 150,000 MT.
Frozen seafood suppliers estimate catch of Ilex in international waters for this season is 100,000 -120,000 MT