India Marine Landings Market : May 19, 2017
Marine landings in Kochi , Munambam and Vypeen harbour May 8-14, 2017
Fish suppliers are seeing mainly Yellow Fin tuna – Thunnus albacares. Skipjack tuna ( Katsuwonus pelamis), Sword Fish (xiphias gladius), quantities low and prices high. Some processors declining to purchase due to high prices.
Marine landings in Malabar Coast during last week of May 8-14, 2017
Fish exporters advise majority of marine landings are Sardinella longiceps,(Indian Oil sardine), Yellow Fin Tuna – Thunnus albacares, Euthynnus affinis – Mackerel tuna, Rastrilliger kanagurta, Cynoglossus spp, Saurida tumbil, Nemipterus japonicus (Japanese threadfin bream) and Nemipterus randalli.
Fish suppliers also seeing some small quantities of Octopus and Squid (Loligo duvauceli).
Metapenaeus dobsonii and Parapenaeopsis stylifera available but in limited quantities.
Marine landings in Kollam May 8-14, 2017
Majority of landings over past week from fish suppliers consist of Baigai and some limited quantities of Deep Sea Shrimp- Solenocera crassicornis have also been reported.