GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

December 9, 2012

Fish Landings


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Cape Ann Seafood Exchange

The Cape Ann Seafood Exchange reported no landings Wednesday but handled 74,000 pounds of fish Monday.

Top species landed and average prices were:

Medium and small pollock: 17,500 pounds (64 cents)

Market cod: 12,300 pounds ($1.38)

Small yellowtail: 7,700 pounds ($1.11)

Large hake: 4,800 pounds ($1.54)

Ocean perch: 4,300 pounds (65 cents)

Scrod cod: 3,100 pounds ($1.15)

Other landings

The Buyers And Sellers Exchange (BASE), an electronic auctioning company that sells landings at owner Whaling City Seafood Display Auction in New Bedford, Boston’s Whaling City Auction, and Gloucester’s Whaling City Auction, handled 60,100 pounds of fish Friday and 67,000 pounds of scallops Monday.

The Portland, Maine, Display Auction handled 60,300 pounds of fish Sunday.

No landings were reported Monday at the New England Fish Exchange in Boston.

National Marine Fisheries Service