DATA RESOURCES AT CMFRI
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute has been conducting fishery survey along the Indian coast and estimating marine fish landings and effort expended. Gearwise, specieswise, quarterwise fish landing data from the year 1962 for each maritime state of the country are being populated periodically at the Data Centre of CMFRI. In case of any specific requirement, enquiry may be made at mdcfri@md2.vsnl.net.in

Estimated MarineFish Landings in India (In tonnes)
Name of fish 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
ELASMOBRANCHS
Sharks 33913 44034 46644 40570 47048 33703 36877 29277 35215 26139 29094
Skates 2038 3379 3241 2624 2538 2164 2579 2543 3378 3249 3018
Rays 21607 26813 24344 21567 21788 20074 19516 25065 19990 16940 18566
Eels 7030 7791 9592 11325 9165 8198 9250 10234 7998 8548 10265
Catfishes 35502 44094 52119 46533 57061 49139 57611 53469 52137 45422 56540
CLUPEIDS
Wolf herring 13982 18087 19177 13961 12277 13425 16548 14521 14330 14652 15519
Oil sardine 110346 223879 203800 240957 367537 267790 344103 403952 381448 334862 394598
Other sardines 103732 117220 96813 123740 77720 73182 99693 99202 87065 69129 89041
Hilsa shad 25648 28884 17206 9974 10747 16756 23758 37897 62925 32004 37372
Other shads 6350 9989 13351 9444 10076 3204 4305 4643 4288 5781 10720
Anchovies
Coilia 30986 31291 46270 31175 34395 31955 39710 37949 33455 33760 27607
Setipinna 2316 2871 2803 2321 4601 3445 6556 5371 5055 5090 3596
Stolephorus 60010 56097 71220 48209 44286 43158 42725 40527 47773 27860 32704
Thrissina 146 19 5 10 31 1 0 0 75 0 0
Thryssa 36753 45167 41017 30394 29672 28851 31038 26703 25249 41262 32000
Other clupeids 60127 54315 52331 48318 45792 43539 43608 38027 36494 39944 41786
BOMBAYDUCK 91655 104153 122804 94211 96682 85836 123029 130391 112954 122353 118507
LIZARD FISHES 30055 20624 24115 17703 26798 24331 26490 29863 35911 30543 30311
HALF BEAKS&FULL BEAKS 3360 3565 5503 5199 6570 3955 5499 5226 3371 2553 4070
FLYING FISHES 965 141 3288 1766 3631 5692 6204 4849 2566 917 949
PERCHES
Rock cods 14688 15396 18570 15153 24878 25885 25539 16890 18213 18468 22168
Snappers 4258 5336 5684 6453 6271 4004 4966 6000 6974 5732 4451
Pig-face breams 12094 14272 11684 11291 11097 13205 11395 10537 11264 9569 11009
Threadfin breams 90705 72281 81295 74069 116691 114410 110388 104925 118899 88367 111317
Other perches 44090 47879 34809 35985 55288 43893 48140 37764 37903 34609 45595
GOATFISHES 10384 11036 15761 20508 15799 10411 12007 12459 16295 17053 16394
THREADFINS 8624 10700 9137 7592 8527 6767 9471 9814 8827 8839 8316
CROAKERS 160828 158018 199698 167337 171787 121234 123142 122397 120186 115537 119405
RIBBON FISHES 126431 174271 113408 124536 182668 175364 195392 147998 131002 114115 235045
CARANGIDS
Horse Mackerel 17652 19493 25411 32653 22178 18982 21230 30927 25718 29850 24901
Scads 66790 38829 53964 32851 25575 40914 38625 28493 41693 54438 39409
Leather-jackets 5177 7180 6986 5647 7335 6957 6238 10545 11520 9914 8547
Other carangids 56239 72944 59651 53756 54038 49214 58693 57569 54419 48754 49079
SILVERBELLIES 60593 65016 55146 52130 48123 50404 59446 47134 51417 58846 64626
BIG-JAWED JUMPER 6523 7386 9121 4948 6190 4913 3985 3122 3280 3281 5092
POMFRETS
Black pomfret 12358 13315 17330 10237 12694 12731 12360 15635 17494 14812 15163
Silver pomfret 22563 31312 31114 22940 24508 24748 25032 21497 19605 25969 25516
Chinese pomfret 515 846 578 900 853 1147 2042 1988 2024 4001 3379
MACKERELS
Indian mackerel 274118 222141 175613 208128 134020 88576 94014 111880 141774 125424 141918
Other mackerels 17 0 4 0 0 4 19 5 0 0 1
SEER FISHES
S. commersoni 24207 25000 30277 30666 35876 27142 35828 33731 32755 28107 38398
S. guttatus 12298 15118 23693 13327 13421 14478 16030 15051 14535 12271 10595
S. lineolatus 96 979 114 130 54 39 14 0 3 0 6
Acanthocybium spp. 23 23 23 26 82 150 24 24 196 199 41
TUNNIES
E. affinis 14778 19167 15451 19648 20602 18204 21156 18841 17555 22186 30607
Auxis. spp 11119 8754 7679 7116 7962 9632 10251 12397 6632 5786 16175
K. pelamis 458 804 270 778 3076 1531 1933 1445 2123 1615 3330
T. tonggol 4058 5016 4546 7637 8497 7568 5296 3362 5782 4515 6115
Other tunnies 2834 5597 4065 5608 6197 3304 3813 8636 5919 5825 7779
 BILL FISHES 3514 3087 2962 2535 3195 3992 3751 4256 6650 2967 4397
BARRACUDAS 13548 12491 20769 13388 17371 17648 16812 14069 13627 15854 17751
MULLETS 5302 4971 6501 5410 5223 4698 5476 4114 6086 6542 7260
UNICORN COD 297 489 386 314 492 482 891 900 808 716 639
FLAT FISHES
Halibut 3516 2455 2103 1137 1732 962 1171 1167 1047 1107 1328
Flounders 99 154 336 104 171 251 148 50 122 119 32
Soles 37746 49277 44379 45398 50333 37979 40428 44592 35033 34733 37747
CRUSTACEANS
Penaeid prawns 187792 208542 214678 174384 204277 176448 203801 214780 171641 172099 172460
Non-penaeid prawns 104462 153636 173950 147961 151515 145232 137714 137229 116231 121107 170787
Lobsters 2631 2787 2619 2094 2431 1389 2573 1233 1371 1201 1551
Crabs 28908 44820 34152 27538 48253 29739 36049 41988 40900 37182 51067
Stomatopods 72342 92611 72603 49918 46141 34944 48553 37341 32071 21187 30551
MOLLUSCS
Bivalves 0 905 501 109 219 1395 3142 323 157 215 4583
Gastropods 3215 890 1182 901 503 611 1617 1411 1927 1273 2373
Cephalopods 107063 114067 107009 92380 111637 101276 103979 117281 112754 97069 136041
MISCELLANEOUS 69368 90706 84814 66084 76733 81448 87972 75586 101996 53029 51781
Total 2380842 2692409 2635670 2401706 2652928 2292703 2589645 2587095 2538105 2295490 2710988

Assemblage-wise landings in maritime states (In tonnes)
State Year Pelagic Demersal Crustaceans Molluscs Total
West Bengal 1985 15546 4667 3321 7 23541
1986 9062 5431 1614 7 16114
1987 10127 11423 1163 28 22741
1988 5824 4180 2006 7 12017
1989 25137 9864 1738 39 36778
1990 35707 9774 4258 81 49820
1991 48775 15593 2837 64 67269
1992 58476 15615 4573 122 78786
1993 68399 17758 5544 268 91969
1994 42865 15170 3183 137 61355
1995 44339 21438 7174 210 73161
1996 42019 25071 7865 355 75310
1997 45460 23764 5163 570 74957
1998 50208 24773 12621 588 88190
1999 28033 18660 8415 448 55556
2000 37472 20173 13212 426 71283
2001 49148 25162 22391 809 97510
2002 84416 44698 28719 701 158534
2003 111572 44341 36104 1626 193643
2004 132257 36555 23905 1181 193898
2005 114862 52279 29646 637 197424
2006 109181 45955 28135 546 183817
Orissa 1985 15424 28151 3173 92 46840
1986 22862 30192 3743 121 56918
1987 21986 32654 3757 97 58494
1988 12314 30645 3314 37 46310
1989 17614 25976 3363 81 47034
1990 22963 37854 3906 13 64736
1991 16205 25002 3272 45 44524
1992 16338 26590 4634 60 47622
1993 17667 39261 5288 65 62281
1994 15741 28570 3404 30 47745
1995 15285 20395 7337 91 43108
1996 26100 21968 5494 29 53591
1997 19584 20448 5514 111 45657
1998 21699 18791 3569 168 44227
1999 28955 22427 6742 205 58329
2000 34402 37708 12157 355 84622
2001 35449 29333 6809 276 71867
2002 36143 24418 7699 169 68429
2003 31710 27924 8826 397 68857
2004 34360 31272 12587 975 79194
2005 44726 38287 17293 1194 101500
2006 41738 33897 13094 857 89586
Andhra Pradesh 1985 63918 43236 10836 551 118541
1986 91706 42125 17625 697 152153
1987 78690 49230 10443 797 139160
1988 74742 36636 11640 542 123560
1989 75641 33580 13417 490 123128
1990 64947 37894 14403 988 118232
1991 69065 32387 19252 446 121150
1992 89295 41997 17923 667 149882
1993 94654 47825 24080 1380 167939
1994 100176 42419 22668 1835 167098
1995 84151 43227 19852 1237 148467
1996 101995 36597 22574 1696 162862
1997 128127 41959 22257 1008 193351
1998 121596 40705 26564 1243 190108
1999 142567 54109 35125 1475 233276
2000 112083 47095 29340 1011 189529
2001 88386 41891 21289 1191 152757
2002 99371 38165 25072 2303 164911
2003 109415 52207 28382 2003 192007
2004 119423 53120 26607 2198 201348
2005 93051 43017 22158 1451 159677
2006 125968 60448 30350 2329 219095
Tamilnadu 1985 93030 83120 18773 5628 200551
1986 123380 90534 22517 5610 242041
1987 148460 117869 27232 10072 303633
1988 142935 120834 25067 6828 295664
1989 144365 107707 23280 5948 281300
1990 149486 116999 26515 10275 303275
1991 191871 124864 29687 11075 357497
1992 206422 118241 30044 16401 371108
1993 165567 131770 31406 8809 337552
1994 186530 155400 43818 15749 401497
1995 204592 160556 41306 15470 421924
1996 226576 152482 38588 18027 435673
1997 264015 155764 40964 11770 472513
1998 243346 127447 43435 8394 422622
1999 209096 116178 36133 12741 374148
2000 222665 122857 38157 9653 393332
2001 196650 113077 32808 8174 350709
2002 220207 123341 40038 15080 398666
2003 198098 107974 34723 14368 355163
2004 211406 132537 32395 16415 392753
2005 134621 107915 27146 10283 279965
2006 195257 116900 35775 13841 361773
Pondicherry 1985 10562 4632 1204 82 16480
1986 8459 4812 947 43 14261
1987 9154 3409 826 67 13456
1988 9533 2647 796 28 13004
1989 9491 2193 564 112 12360
1990 11781 2381 1249 109 15520
1991 7039 2111 1090 237 10477
1992 10384 2032 686 193 13295
1993 8160 1532 471 33 10196
1994 7209 2135 1050 38 10432
1995 9243 2876 1253 190 13562
1996 17907 1342 556 201 20006
1997 20077 730 450 17 21274
1998 11056 1564 1010 117 13747
1999 12406 3021 507 221 16155
2000 10018 2151 450 99 12718
2001 7919 1846 485 1763 12013
2002 11468 4769 1000 2222 19459
2003 10766 2212 221 1769 14968
2004 14160 2787 704 765 18416
2005 9376 1129 248 66 10819
2006 6722 2331 1619 1806 12478
Kerala 1985 205969 75511 35771 8283 325534
1986 219229 100731 47844 14987 382791
1987 154108 74596 67047 7535 303286
1988 266835 105345 81473 15155 468808
1989 440748 113695 69385 23698 647526
1990 436473 134716 67340 24361 662890
1991 359459 109923 75177 19602 564161
1992 327108 133279 68931 31424 560742
1993 322803 150115 72916 28905 574739
1994 299388 133145 97226 38275 568034
1995 333946 96652 57106 43942 531646
1996 343947 134464 59087 34557 572055
1997 343158 102480 91347 37789 574774
1998 333433 101248 74739 33276 542696
1999 388691 97126 63075 31881 580773
2000 392401 96258 84361 31093 604113
2001 317074 102446 64065 30554 514139
2002 386185 108778 64773 29783 589519
2003 443869 87685 64044 27695 623293
2004 414723 108766 50588 42762 616839
2005 384835 80219 45658 25503 536215
2006 419950 81243 57758 32951 591902
Karnataka 1985 87722 16064 14629 239 118654
1986 123200 40946 22927 2158 189231
1987 127677 32917 57112 2869 220575
1988 136020 40384 34054 1953 212411
1989 190269 23919 34173 2651 251012
1990 127225 21563 27259 2287 178334
1991 96879 26200 30115 3460 156654
1992 93251 35054 38658 2123 169086
1993 86571 22950 23975 8873 142369
1994 77894 31863 31471 8471 149699
1995 81836 30946 27166 8993 148941
1996 105447 33576 22742 7303 169068
1997 103720 39240 32820 11978 187758
1998 94696 42550 19832 7632 164710
1999 96214 37645 23150 8089 165098
2000 99881 52646 21429 8958 182914
2001 100274 63158 23659 6589 193680
2002 107428 50258 43996 5606 207288
2003 93244 51139 26836 12856 184075
2004 114111 43692 23161 11852 192816
2005 132527 42764 35580 13170 224041
2006 142244 53880 28539 16225 240888
Goa 1985 22598 14086 11862 304 48850
1986 17440 15551 20001 1409 54401
1987 30728 12338 22128 483 65677
1988 58928 12494 19356 390 91168
1989 96069 10532 12789 476 119866
1990 55651 4041 6690 123 66505
1991 59739 4417 10758 709 75623
1992 75686 3911 15640 1096 96333
1993 82114 6288 26761 6835 121998
1994 20535 8058 30998 2170 61761
1995 18814 5459 6410 638 31321
1996 35355 4316 9840 1461 50972
1997 39313 12505 11925 2411 66154
1998 28601 10973 7617 3339 50530
1999 35734 5964 2573 2192 46463
2000 45398 10635 4705 1129 61867
2001 23638 5675 4998 2627 36938
2002 45953 9321 9222 490 64986
2003 69962 15088 10478 362 95890
2004 61508 14254 5919 1466 83147
2005 65515 12869 2684 533 81601
2006 88038 14299 2904 298 105539
Maharashtra 1985 135278 74735 112730 13066 335809
1986 107265 83248 112270 12435 315218
1987 91981 89014 92639 11574 285208
1988 109965 110549 81384 13346 315244
1989 156022 94403 97425 14480 362330
1990 134966 81598 113548 15612 345724
1991 151086 93205 121220 18651 384162
1992 109435 85733 106545 25982 327695
1993 117591 82742 104990 27680 333003
1994 121689 84160 94083 23896 323828
1995 117290 88078 81250 29844 316462
1996 125266 70511 118836 24535 339148
1997 150701 74243 141990 23133 390067
1998 159375 82913 149978 23475 415741
1999 126232 65952 93253 11595 297032
2000 163360 85000 102145 17717 368222
2001 155516 103893 110012 26545 395966
2002 185517 113092 121965 29025 449599
2003 140607 104512 138291 31684 415094
2004 123618 104188 108166 14740 350712
2005 87479 88365 87964 18567 282375
2006 118779 96492 94227 24953 334451
Gujarat 1985 128106 121103 33955 4551 287715
1986 126418 90099 32900 6828 256245
1987 115328 82192 32624 6791 236935
1988 95845 77643 31015 2860 207363
1989 178002 88261 53658 7343 327264
1990 162363 99451 70414 5449 337677
1991 188986 147747 90585 13269 440587
1992 192123 162034 95178 13406 462741
1993 174179 152258 62101 14532 403070
1994 217135 191119 100496 24930 533680
1995 186822 189534 102739 17322 496417
1996 204866 164624 110553 22114 502157
1997 276963 211900 149966 27075 665904
1998 237094 276908 158637 30460 703099
1999 198479 218932 132922 24543 574876
2000 222592 273157 146661 41918 684328
2001 184992 156142 101236 24754 467124
2002 199340 159349 86206 23359 468254
2003 190726 142458 84666 26255 444105
2004 172228 136088 78182 22484 408982
2005 184395 125926 84399 27153 421873
2006 235045 153208 134015 49191 571459