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Commercial Fisheries
2003 Alaska Shellfish Harvests & Exvessel Valuesa

Revised April 25, 2005

Harvest and Exvessel Values for:
2003
  GHL
(millions of lb)
$/lb total pounds
(millions)
exvessel
(millions)
King crab Bristol Bay red 15.71 $5.15 15.73 $81.01
  Pribilof golden 0.15   confidential
Pribilof blue No Fishery
Pribilof red No Fishery
St. Matthew blue No Fishery
Aleutian Islands red 0.50 $5.15 0.48 $2.47
Aleutian Islands golden 5.70 $3.55 5.96 $21.16
Southeast red 0.22 $5.91 0.19 $1.12
Southeast golden 0.48 $4.26 0.56 $2.39
Norton Sound (winter) red   $3.52 0.02 $0.07
Norton Sound (summer) red b 0.25 $3.08 0.26 $0.80
total     23.20 $109.02
Tanner &
Snow crab
Bering Sea opilio b 25.81 $1.84 28.28 $52.04
Bering Sea bairdi No Fishery
Kodiak bairdi 0.51 $2.48 0.51 $1.26
South Peninsula bairdi No Fishery
Southeast bairdi   $2.44 0.80 $1.96
Yakutat Tanner (bairdi) No Fishery
total     29.59 $55.26
Dungeness crab Southeast   $1.34 4.53 $6.07
  Yakutat No Fishery
Alaska Peninsula & East Aleutians (ongoing)   $1.36 0.30 $0.41
Kodiak   $1.36 0.47 $0.64
total     5.30 $7.12
Hair crab Bering Sea (Pribilofs) No Fishery
  total  
Shrimp Southeast Trawl 0.67–3.55 $0.33 0.81 $0.27
  Southeast pot (Oct 2002 – July 2003) 1.01 $3.84 0.84 $3.23
Yakutat pot (Oct 2002 – July 2003) 0.02 $4.98 <0.01 $0.03
Prince William Sound trawl 0.08 $5.92 0.08 $0.47
Bering Sea No Fishery
total     1.73 $4.00
Misc. Shellfish Cook Inlet hard shell clams 0.03 $3.00 0.02 $0.06
Scallops, statewide 0.75 $5.25 0.50 $2.63
Kodiak sea cucumbers 0.15 $1.61 0.14 $0.23
SE sea cucumbers (Oct 2002 – Sept 2003) 1.57 $1.63 1.64 $2.67
SE sea urchins (Oct 2002 – Sept 2003) 0.38 $1.69 0.39 $0.66
SE geoducks (Oct 2002– Sept 2003) 5.31 confidential 3.57  
total     6.26 $6.24
Grand Total       66.08 $181.64

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

a The price per pound is based on exvessel prices from the 2003 Commercial Operator's Annual Report when more than 4 processors purchased a species.
b Includes CDQ
Final figures may not total exactly because of rounding.
Regional or statewide COAR prices are used when the specific area-fishery prices on COAR are confidential. A weighted average exvessel price from fish tickets is use when regional and statewide COAR prices are confidential.
DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS.

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