GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

November 4, 2012

Fish Landings


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Cape Ann Seafood Exchange

The Cape Ann Seafood Exchange handled 9,200 pounds of fish Friday.

Top species landed and average prices were:

Market cod: 4,700 pounds ($1.98)

Scaler cod: 900 pounds ($1.61)

Large cod: 800 pounds ($2.81)

Large pollock: 700 pounds ($1.31)

Blackbacks, 1-2 pounds: 500 pounds ($1.07)

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 42,400 pounds of fish and 31,300 pounds of scallops Thursday.

The Portland, Maine, Display Auction reported no landings Tuesday, but handled 7,500 pounds of fish Thursday.

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

National Marine Fisheries Service