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Commercial Fisheries
2008 Alaska Shellfish Harvests & Exvessel Valuesa

Revised June 1, 2011

Harvest and Exvessel Values for:
2008
  GHL/TAC
(millions of pounds)
Price/Pound Pounds Harvested
(millions of pounds)
Exvessel Value
(millions)
King crab Bristol Bay red 20.383 $4.16 20.37 $84.06
  Pribilof golden 0.15 No landings
Pribilof blue   Closed
Pribilof red   Closed
St. Mathew blue   Closed
Aleutian Islands red   Closed
Aleutian Islands golden 5.7 $1.92 5.51 $10.58
Southeast red   Closed
Southeast golden 0.525 $4.47 0.639 $2.86
Norton sound (winter) red None $3.03 0.01 $0.04
Norton Sound  (summer) red
(includes CDQ)
0.41 $3.20 0.4 $1.23
total     26.93 $98.77
Tanner crab Bering Sea snow (opilio) 63.034 $1.60 63.03 $100.21
  Bering Sea Tanner (bairdi) 5.621 $1.62 2.11 $3.41
Kodiak Tanner (bairdi) 0.5 $2.00 0.42 $0.84
Eastern Aleutian Tanner (bairdi) 0.06 Confidential
South Peninsula Tanner (bairdi) 0.25 $1.08 0.24 $0.24
Southeast Tanner (bairdi) 0.987 $1.69 0.605 $1.02
Chignik Tanner (bairdi)   Closed
Yakutat Tanner (bairdi)   Closed
total     66.41 $105.72
Dungeness crab Southeast None $2.13 5.408 $11.52
  Yakutat   Closed
North Peninsula N/A No landings
Aleutian Islands N/A No landings
South Peninsula N/A $2.00 0.46 $0.93
Chignik N/A $2.00 0.05 $0.06
Kodiak N/A $2.20 1 $2.20
total     6.92 $14.71
Hair crab Bering Sea (Pribilofs)   Closed
  total        
Shrimp Southeast Trawl 0.005-0.400 $2.03 0.045 $0.09
  Southeast Pot 0.835 $4.53 0.72 $3.26
Yakutat Trawl N/A No landings
Yakutat Pot   Confidential
Prince William Sound Pot   Closed
Prince William Sound Trawl 0.143 Confidential
Bering Sea   Closed
total     0.77 $3.35
Miscellaneous Shellfish Cook Inlet hard shell clams 0.008 Confidential
  Scallops (statewide) 0.6 $6.54 0.34 $2.22
Chignik sea cucumbers 0.025 $2.20 0.009 $0.02
Kodiak sea cucumbers 0.14 $2.50 0.12 $0.30
Southeast sea cucumbers 1.384 $2.45 1.42 $3.48
Southeast geoducks 0.517 $3.67 0.611 $2.24
Southeast sea urchins 5.599 $0.36 0.659 $0.24
total     3.16 $8.50
Grand Total       104.18 $231.05

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

a The price per pound is based on exvessel prices from the 2008 Commercial Operators Annual Report. Regional or statewide COAR prices and area staff estimates are used when the specific area-fishery COAR prices are confidential.
b Some fisheries are confidential due to limited participation.
Final figures may not exactly total because of rounding.

DATA NOT FOR LEGAL INTERPRETATIONS.

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