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2002 Alaska Shellfish Harvests & Exvessel Valuesa

Revised July 22, 2003

Harvest and Exvessel Values for:
2002
GHL
(millions of lb)
$/lb total pounds
(millions)
exvessel
(millions)
King crab Bristol Bay red (Oct 15, 2002 Opening) 8.6 $6.27 9.66 $60.57
  Pribilof golden 0.15 $2.90 0.15 $0.44
Pribilof blue No Fishery
Pribilof red No Fishery
St. Matthew blue No Fishery
Aleutian Islands red 0.5 $6.50 0.50 $3.25
Southeast red (Nov 1, 2002 to Nov 8, 2002) 0.25 $6.59 0.23 $1.52
Southeast golden 0.54 $3.62 0.06 $2.17
Norton Sound (winter) red n/a $3.53 0.07 $0.25
Norton Sound (summer) red 0.248 $2.81 0.25 $0.70
total     11.46 $68.89
Tanner & snow crab Bering Sea opilio b 31.0 $1.40 32.34 $45.28
Bering Sea bairdi No Fishery
Kodiak bairdi 0.50 $2.20 0.36 $0.79
South Peninsula bairdi No Fishery
Southeast bairdi   $1.71 0.96 $1.64
Yakutat bairdi No Fishery
Dungeness crab Southeast (June 15, 2002 – February 28, 2003)   $1.00 7.34 $7.34
Yakutat No Fishery
Kodiak (June 15, 2002 – Dec 31, 2002)   $1.45 0.35 $0.51
total     7.69 $7.85
Hair crab Bering Sea (Pribilofs) No Fishery
  total   0 $0.00
Shrimp Southeast Trawl (May 2002 – Feb 2003) 0.675–3.55 $1.41 1.10 $1.55
Southeast pot (May – June 2002 & Sep 2002 – Feb 2003) 0–1.01 $1.93 2.10 $4.05
Prince William Sound trawl No Fishery
Bering Sea No Fishery
total     3.20 $5.60
Misc. Shellfish Cook Inlet hard shell clams 0.02 $2.50 0.01 $0.04
Scallops, statewide (July 2002– Feb 2003) 0.75 $4.53 0.50 $2.27
Kodiak sea cucumbers (Oct 2002 to Dec 2002) 0.14 $1.25 0.17 $0.22
SE sea cucumbers (Oct 2002 – Mar 2003) 1.57 $1.75 1.64 $2.87
SE sea urchins (Oct 2001– Sept 2002) 5.3 $0.34 2.85 $0.92
SE geoducks (Oct 2001 – Sept 2002) 0.38 $0.72 0.39 $0.28
Other shellfish c   $2.07 6.80 $14.11
total     12.36 $20.71
Grand Total       68.37 $150.76

Source:  Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game / Division of Commercial Fisheries
PRELIMINARY DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS

a The price/pound is based on exvessel prices from the 2002 Commercial Operators Annual Report when more than 4 processors purchased a species. Regional or statewide COAR prices are used when the specific area-fishery prices on COAR are confidential. A weighted average exvessel price from COAR is used when regional and statewide COAR prices are confidential.
b Bering Sea Opilio crab includes CDQ.
c Includes Aleutian Islands golden king crab, AK Peninsula and East Aleutian Islands Dungeness crab, and Southeast Alaska sea urchins.

Final figures may not exactly total because of rounding and database used to calculate figures.
DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS.

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