Profitability in fishing and fish processing 2016
- Statistical Series
- 1 March 2018
- Vol 103, Issue 5
- ISSN: 1670-4770
Statistics Iceland has compiled and analyzed the operating accounts of fishing and fish processing companies for 2016 as well as their balance sheets. Information from these statements along with data on exports and catches were used to measure the overall profitability in the subsectors of these branches of industry. The results show the profits of the main sub-sectors of these activities such as boats in several size categories, pelagic vessels, wet fish trawlers, freezing trawlers, processing of demersal species like freezing and salting, processing of pelagic and fresh fish processing.