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Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Fisheries statistics of World and India

Fisheries statistics and resources of the world and India-2018-19


      Fisheries resources of the world and India


According to State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) FAO, fisheries statistics of the world are given below.
Sr. No1. Fish Production of the world
Total Fish Production 2016
170.9mmt
Total capture
90.9
Total Aquaculture
80.00
Per capital consumption(Kg)
20.3%


Sr. No 2.  Top countries in Fish production
Top 5 major marine capture producer countries 
1
China
2
Indonesia
 3
USA
4
Russian
5
Peru

                             *India is on 6th number

Sr. No 3. Top 5 major Inland capture producer countries 

1
China
2
India
3
Bangladesh
4
Myammar
5
Cambodia


Sr. No 4 . Top 5 major species finfish produced in aquaculture 

1
Grass carp
2
Silver carp
3
Common carp
4
Nile tilapia
5
Big head carp


Grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idellus)





Sr. No 5 . Top 5 major species shellfish produced in aquaculture

 
1
Whiteleg shrimp, Penaeus vannamei
2
Red swamp crawfish, Procambarus clarkii
3
Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis
4
Giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon
5
Oriental river prawn, Macrobrachium
nipponense


                                              Whiteleg shrimp, Penaeus vannamei

Sr. No 6.
Top 5 major marine capture species produced in world 
1
Alaska pollock or walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus)
2
Peruvian anchoveta (Engraulis ringens)
3
skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis)
4
Sardinella spp.
5
Trachurus spp.


                     Alaska pollock or walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus)

Sr. No 7. Top 5 major exporters of fish 

1
China
2
Norway
3
Vietnam
4
Thailand
5
USA


Fisheries statistics and resources  of India

According to Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, and India- 2018 fisheries statistics of India are given below.
Total Fish Production of India 2017-18
12.59mmt
Inland:
8.90
Marine
3.69
Position
Ø 2nd largest global fish production
Ø 2nd largest global aquaculture
producer    
Average fish growth production
10.14%
Highest inland fish production state
A.P
Highest Marine fish production state
Gujarat
Aquaculture growth rate
6-7%
Export Quantity

  1.3 mmt

Value
US$ 7.08 billion (Rs. 45,107 crores)

Contribution of Fisheries to GDP (%)
0.91(1%)
 Contribution to Agril. GDP (%)
5.23
Employment in sector (million)
14.0

India Fisheries Resources:- According to NFDB ( National Fisheries Development Board) Indian fisheries resources are given below
Coastline
8118 kms
Exclusive Economic Zone
2.02 million sq. km
Continental Shelf
0.530 million sq. km
Rivers and Canals
1,95,210 km
Reservoirs
3.150 million ha
Ponds and Tanks
2.414 million ha
Flood Plains lakes and derelict waters
0.798 million ha
Brackishwaters
1.240 million ha
Estuaries
0.290 million ha

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