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FAO Globefish Reports

These market reports are produced by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

The reports cover a variety of fish species and provide details on prices, markets and outlook.

The Groundfish Forum expects slightly tighter supplies of groundfish in 2015, with about 100 000 tonnes less cod, but almost...

Ever-growing demands and extreme supply constraints pushed fishmeal and fish oil prices to a record high in late 2014.

Eventful year ends on positive note with reduction in supply growth of salmon predicted.

Lower mackerel supplies likely, prices of frozen mackerel, herring rising.

Tilapia producers continue to enjoy steady demand.

Turkish expansion strategy set to pay off as sea bass and seabream production growth throttled back.

Top ten import markets buy nearly 1.3 million tonnes of shrimp in first three quarters of 2014.

Vigorous demand for Chilean mussels and Peruvian scallops.

The FAO Fish Price Index (FPI) is regularly updated and published in GLOBEFISH publications and in the FAO Food Outlook.

Pangasius production in Viet Nam steady but rising in other producing countries on domestic demand.

Turkish expansion strategy set to pay off as sea bass and seabream production growth throttled back.

Steady demand balanced by consistent supply.

Prices of frozen skipjack have recently increased with a further price rise expected in the coming months.

Since early July, shrimp prices have strengthened due to renewed interest from western markets. Import demand from Japan...

Greek producers welcome higher prices in 2014 but remain wary of Turkish growth.

During the first quarter of 2014, nearly 130 000 tonnes of frozen pangasius fillets were imported by more than 70 countries...

Steady demand continues with producers gaining a foothold in new export markets, particularly in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

First quarter decline in EU imports of scallops and mussels.

Fishmeal and fish oil prices back on upward trend due to low production during the first quarter of 2014.

Supply of farmed Atlantic salmon this year is expected to be higher than previously forecasted, but speculators appear to be...

The future looks bright after salmon industry ends 2013 on a high.

For 2013, a slight drop in mussel imports whereas international trade in scallops consolidates.

Greek producers are more hopeful as prices firm.

In 2013, based on estimates and official data from reporting countries, markets absorbed approximately 500 000 tonnes of...

Worldwide demand for canned and non-canned tuna remained low during the first quarter of 2014 and prices were under pressure.

Supported by growing demand in local and foreign markets, production increased in Asia and Latin America.

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The Globefish Quarterly Update is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

Strong festival demand for live tilapia during the Lunar New Year is keeping the current market strong in Asia. Prices at...

Asian demand keeps market steady. Throughout the first nine months of 2013, nearly 350 000 tonnes of frozen pangasius fillets...

Market trend: 2014 market indicators show sluggish demand but low inventories in the traditional markets of Japan, the USA and...

Long-term supplies of whole fish from wild sources available for fishmeal are falling due to political decisions regarding a...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

Production in China is currently reported to be down by 30% while other producers in Asia, Africa and Latin America continue to...

Lower supply and high prices are the characteristics of international shrimp trade at present.

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

Norwegian salmon producers in particular have benefitted enormously from impressive export price performance on EU markets,...

Some nervousness prevails in the market as supply may be larger than expected.

The conventional large markets for canned tuna show some improvement this year but raw material supplies will be low till October

Overall the supply situation for the main species of groundfish is mixed. Taking all sources of supply into consideration,...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

This report is part of a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by industry...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication. The Report is based on information supplied by...

Imports fell below those of last year in the major markets following lower than average supplies from Southeast Asia, with...

Norwegian salmon producers in particular have benefitted enormously from impressive export price performance on EU markets,...

The on-going quota dispute between the Faroe Islands and Iceland on the one side and EU and Norway on the other side has grown...

Creative promotions and new markets make bivalve molluscs attractive to consumers

The European Fish Price Report, based on information supplied by industry correspondents, aims to provide guidance on broad...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication.

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

Fishmeal prices remain strong in the first quarter of 2013 as the 2012 supply fell below production levels achieved in 2011.

The average fish oil price in the last quarter of 2012 was USD 2 183 and this was 43% higher than the average price in the last...

The European Fish Price Report is a monthly subscription GLOBEFISH publication, prepared by Karine Boisset, Hilary Cochrane and...

Lower supply and high prices are the characteristics of international shrimp trade at present.

The severe El Niño conditions forecast earlier in the year have been downgraded to neutral/weak for the Pacific basin and...

The herring season looks promising but the dispute over mackerel quotas is still adding uncertainty to supply.

Campaigns to increase seafood consumption in Peru, Brazil and Chile are expected to have a positive effect on artisanal...

Uncertain demand sees salmon prices fluctuate in nervous market.

Pangasius increases in popularity in the USA but sales decline in Europe

Supplies of octopus improved significantly in August 2012, and as a result prices dropped by as much as 30% in some markets....

In 2012 the global production forecast for aquacultured shrimp is unlikely to meet the targets set in many countries....

Demand for tuna in the EU and USA continues to weaken, although non-canned tuna demand in the USA has been better this year....

After remaining firm for nearly three years, the international market for shrimp has taken a clear downward turn, with export...

After three years of stability, the international market for shrimp crashed in June of this year. In the EU, the market...

The mollusc industry is not likely to have an easy year. There is no sign of a recovery in the volume of scallops offered for...

Supplies are expanding from sources other than the world’s largest producer, Viet Nam, which is struggling with supply...

Many small pelagic stocks are in good shape, but with variations from species to species. With higher landings expected for...

The market is keenly following the meteorogical updates to gauge whether 2012 will be another El Niño year or not.

There seems to be a slightly better supply situation for octopus, so some easing of prices can be expected. Demand has been...

Demand for farmed salmon remains steady, despite the economic turbulence experienced in many developed markets. Lower prices...

Global cod landings are expected to increase but the situation for other groundfish species is less positive. It is expected...

During the first half of 2012, supplies of sashimi grade tuna increased following good catches in the Indian Ocean, resulting...

Barents Sea cod season expected to be the best in more than 50 years as quota increases lead to fears of downward pressure on...

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