GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

July 19, 2013

Fish Landings


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Cape Ann Seafood Exchange

The Cape Ann Seafood Exchange handled 7,700 pounds of fish Thursday.

Top species landed and average prices were:

:Large monkfish, head on: 3,200 pounds ($1.19)

Striped bass: 1,800 pounds ($3.97)

Large hake: 500 pounds ($2.28)

Small yellowtail: 500 pounds ($1.17)

Large monktail: 400 pounds ($4.07)

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 63,300 pounds of fish and 58,800 pounds of scallops Wednesday.

The Portland, Maine, Display Auction handled 16,800 pounds of fish Wednesday.

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

National Marine Fisheries Service