Marine fish production in India - 1985-'86

CMFRI, FRAD (1989) Marine fish production in India - 1985-'86. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 91 . pp. 1-32.

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The marine fish production in India during 1985-'86 has been estimated as 1.57 million tonnes registering a decline of about 3% from 1984-'85. Among the commercially important varieties of fish, oil sardine accounted for 8.2% of the total landings as against 10.2% during 1984-'85. Penaeid prawns constituted 8.4% as against 8.1 % in the previous year. Bombay duck formed 6.6% as compated to 7.7% in the previous year. The share of ribbon fish which was 3.2% in I984-'85 increased to 6.0% in the year under report.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Oil sardine; Bombay duck; Ribbon fish; Mackerel; Penaeid prawns; Croakers; Non-penaeid prawns; Silver bellies, marine fishery; Perches; Elasmobranchs; Catfish; Pomfrets
Subjects:Marine Fisheries
Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Statistics
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Fishery Resource Assessment
ID Code:2793
Deposited On:24 Sep 2010 11:51
Last Modified:24 Sep 2010 11:51

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