Field Detail
Theme Fisheries and Aquaculture
Code F-ECM-2.1.9
Sub-theme Economics of Fisheries and Aquaculture: macro aspects.
Name Annual offshore foreign based catch by volume (t)
Calculation/Formula Logsheet records adjusted by unloading data
Unit of Measure Tonnes
Purpose/Rationale To show the total catches by foreign vessels within the country’s exclusive economic zone.
Policy Linkages WCPFC
Preferred Data Sources Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) Part I Annual Report
Primary Data Collection System Survey - International Agency / Global Monitoring
Frequency of Data Collection Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management OFP
SPC Programme FAME
Link to SPC Division Plan OFP.2. and OFP.3.
Numerator Logsheet records adjusted by unloading data
Component 1 Skipjack
Component 2 Yellowfin, bigeye, albacore
Component 3 Bigeye
Component 4 Albacore