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Iceland's Total Value of Catch Increased by 8.1 per cent

31 January 2013

ICELAND - Total value of catch of Icelandic vessels amounted to 137.9 billion ISK in January-October 2012, compared with 127.6 billion ISK in the first ten months of 2011, reports Statistics Iceland.

Total value increased therefore by 8.1% between years.

Total value of demersal species accounted for ISK 81.3 billion; thereof cod ISK 41.5 billion, haddock 10.4 billion, and redfish 11.9 billion. Total value of pelagic species accounted for ISK 42.3 billion and flatfish catches for 9.2 billion.

Value of Catch in January-October 2012

Value of Catch by Type of Landing January-October 2012

Value of Catch by Region of Landing January - October 2012

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