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1996 Alaska Shellfish Harvests & Exvessel Valuesa

Revised June 17, 1998

Harvest and Exvessel Values for:
1996
  $/lb total pounds (millions) exvessel (millions)
King Bristol Bay red $4.00 8.38 $33.50
  Pribilof red $4.26 0.20 $0.86
  Pribilof blue $2.70 0.90 $2.43
  St. Matthew blue $2.43 3.04 $7.39
  Adak red N/A
  Adak brown $2.23 2.93 $6.53
  Dutch Harbor brown CONFIDENTIAL
  Southeast red $4.30 0.43 $1.84
  Southeast brown $4.12 0.01 $0.02
  Norton Sound (winter) $2.29 0.00 $0.01
  Norton Sound (summer) $2.29 0.22 $0.51
  total   16.11 $53.10
Tanner Bering Sea opilio $1.34 65.71 $88.05
  Bering Sea bairdi $2.63 2.00 $5.26
  Eastern Aleutian bairdi N/A
  SE bairdi $2.10 2.02 $4.24
  Yakutat bairdi $1.60 0.03 $0.04
  AK Pen. deep-water Tanner N/A
  total   69.76 $97.60
Dungeness        
  SE $0.95 4.87 $4.63
  Yakutat $1.30 0.24 $0.31
  Kodiak $1.05 0.68 $0.72
  AK Pen. and East Aleutians $1.17 0.22 $0.26
  total   6.01 $5.91
Korean Hair crab        
  Bering Sea (Pribilofs) $2.13 0.75 $1.59
  total   0.75 $1.59
Shrimp        
  SE Trawl $0.25 – $1.00 2.89 $0.87
  SE pot $3.25 0.85 $2.77
  Yakutat pot $3.25 0.01 $0.04
  PWS trawl $2.00 0.10 $0.20
  Cook Inlet Pot Shrimp 3.00 0.02 0.05
  Cook Inlet Trawl Shrimp 1.70 0.02 0.03
  total   3.89 $3.95
Misc. Shellfish        
  SE sea cucumbers $1.31 1.10 $1.44
  SE sea urchins $1.12 0.90 $1.00
  SE/YAK scallops $3.50 0.03 $0.12
  SE abalone $9.12 N/A
  SE geoducks $2.61 N/A
  Cook Inlet clams (razor and hardshell)   0.50 $0.08
  Cook Inlet Misc. (urchins, octopi)     $0.01
  Cook Inlet Scallops $7.00 0.03 $0.20
  Kodiak sea cucumbers $1.28 0.16 $0.21
  Kodiak sea urchins $1.11 0.04 $0.04
  Kodiak Scallops $6.00 0.27 $1.62
  AK Pen. Scallops CONFIDENTIAL
  total   2.58 $4.71
Grand Total     99.09 $166.86

Source:  Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game / Division of Commercial Fisheries
DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS
a Values from Commercial Operator's Annual Report.

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