Field Detail
Theme Fisheries and Aquaculture
Code F-ECM-2.1.7
Sub-theme Economics of Fisheries and Aquaculture: macro aspects.
Name Annual offshore locally based catch by volume (t)
Calculation/Formula Logsheet records adjusted by unloading data
Unit of Measure Tonnes
Purpose/Rationale To capture total tuna catches by locally flagged fishing companies within the PICT exclusive economic zones.
Policy Linkages Western and Central Pacific Commission. DevFish 2 Indicator (as percentage of local + foreign catch)
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