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Montevideo, July 23rd 2021 - 16:57 UTC

Tag: Argentina's Fisheries Under Secretary

  • Wednesday, June 2nd 2021 - 05:44 UTC

    Argentine fisheries exports in first quarter of 2021 reach US$ 162,5 million

    In the first quarter Illex squid sales were over 50,000 tons, 96% of which was sold whole at an average of US$ 2,000 the ton

    Argentina fisheries overseas sales during the first quarter of the year reached 56.843 tons, which represent a 34,9% volume increase compared to a year ago, but the value, US$ 162,5 million only climbed 7,7%, since the average price of the different species dropped 20%, according to the Under Secretary Fisheries department.

  • Thursday, August 15th 2019 - 06:15 UTC

    Mar del Plata fisheries landings totaled 210.000 tons in seven months

    Squid landings in Mar del Plata reached 33.000 tons, quite a drop from the 58.000 of last year, but hubbsi catches helped to keep the overall volume ahead this year (Pic Pescare.com)

    In seven months of the current year, landings in the Argentine port of Mar del Plata reached 210.000 tons, which is 3.3% more than the same period a year ago, according to local fisheries authorities. Hake, apparently, helped with the positive difference since squid landings were notoriously lower.