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2005 Alaska Shellfish Harvests & Exvessel Valuesa

Revised March 13, 2007

Harvest and Exvessel Values for:
2005
GHL
(millions of lb)
Estimateda
Exvessel Price/lb
Total Harvest pounds
(millions)
Exvessel Value
(millions)
King crab Bristol Bay red b 18.329 $4.52 18.45 $83.39
  Pribilof golden 0.15 Confidential
Pribilof blue No Fishery
Pribilof red No Fishery
St. Matthew blue No Fishery
Aleutian Islands red No Fishery
Aleutian Islands golden 5.70 $2.74 4.50 $12.32
Southeast red 0.20 $5.41 0.21 $1.14
Southeast golden 0.485 $4.08 0.56 $2.28
Norton Sound (winter) red No GHL Confidential
Norton Sound (summer) red b 0.370 $4.41 0.37 $1.65
total     24.09 $100.78
Tanner & Snow crab Bering Sea snow (opilio) b 19.362 $1.81 24.89 $45.05
Bering Sea Tanner (bairdi) 1.62 $1.74 1.07 $1.86
Chignik Tanner (bairdi) 0.40 $1.72 0.41 $0.70
Kodiak Tanner (bairdi) 1.750 $1.73 1.80 $3.11
Eastern Aleutian Tanner (bairdi) 0.135 Confidential
South Peninsula Tanner (bairdi) 0.30 $1.72 0.29 $0.50
Southeast Tanner (bairdi) 2.0 $2.29 0.80 $1.84
Yakutat Tanner (bairdi) No Fishery
total     29.26 $53.06
Dungeness crab Southeast No GHL $1.22 4.21 $5.14
Yakutat No Fishery
Alaska Peninsula & East Aleutians No GHL $1.23 0.14 $0.18
Kodiak No GHL $1.25 0.39 $0.48
total     4.74 $5.80
Hair crab Bering Sea (Pribilofs) No Fishery
  total        
Shrimp Southeast Trawl (ongoing) 0.40 to 1.75 $0.26 0.60 $0.15
  Southeast pot
(October 2004 to July 2005)
1.01 $2.99 1.82 $5.45
Yakutat trawl No Participation
Yakutat pot
(October 2004 to July 2005)
0.02 $6.47 <0.01 $0.02
Prince William Sound trawl 0.083 $3.59 0.06 $0.22
Bering Sea No Fishery
total     2.48 $5.84
Misc. Shellfish Cook Inlet hard shell clams 0.024 $2.18 0.01 $0.01
Scallops, statewide
(July 2004 to February 2005)
0 to 0.68 $5.50 0.43 $2.37
Chignik sea cucumbers 0.025 $2.15 0.01 $0.04
Kodiak sea cucumbers 0.15 $2.15 0.15 $0.32
Kodiak sea urchins 0.65 No Participation
SE sea cucumbers
(October 2004 to September 2005)
1.38 $2.17 1.37 $2.98
SE geoducks
(October 2004 to September 2005)
0.47 $3.10 0.70 $2.18
SE sea urchins
(October 2004 to September 2005)
5.51 $0.28 1.80 $0.50
total     4.47 $8.40
Grand Total       65.04 $173.87

Source:  Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game / Division of Commercial Fisheries

PRELIMINARY DATA ARE NOT FOR USE FOR ANY LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS

Note: Some crab, shrimp, and miscellaneous shellfish fisheries still in progress

a The price per pound is based on exvessel prices from the 2005 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 fish tickets is used when regional and statewide COAR prices are confidential.

b Includes CDQ

Final figures may not exactly total because of rounding.

DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS.

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