Additional quota for Scottish inshore fishing
Scotland has made additional quota, including 800 tonnes of mackerel, available to vessels which usually target shellfish

Additional quota for Scottish inshore fishing

Scottish inshore fishermen who usually target shellfish are now be able to diversify into new markets and access fishing opportunities worth up to £2 million. The package aimed at helping…

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Scottish fishing; tonnage down, value up
Scottish nephrops catches are down, while pelagic and whitefish sectors are up

Scottish fishing; tonnage down, value up

Figures released by the Scottish government indicate that in 2018 the fleet of Scottish-registered fishing vessels landed 445,000 tonnes of fish and shellfish worth £572 million. That’s a tonnage drop…

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