Table 9.1 :FISH PRODUCTION BY TYPE AND UTILIZATION, 2006 - 2008                                                                 
(In '000 metric tons)
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Items   Fish Production Percentage share
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2005 2006 2007 2008
Exports (Excluding  previous years stock) 129.6 148.4 97.9 88.4 69.7 80.6 67.9 66.4
Local consumption 50.0 33.1 43.6 42.6 26.9 18.0 30.3 32.0
Stock of current years  6.3 2.6 2.6 2.1 3.4 1.4 1.8 1.6
              Total Catch        185.9 184.2 144.2 133.1 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Skipjack Tuna ( Including EEZ ) 132.0 138.5 97.3 87.3 71.0 75.2 67.5 65.6
Yellowfin Tuna (Including EEZ) 24.6 23.0 24.4 23.8 13.2 12.5 16.9 17.9
Other Tuna Related Species 8.3 5.7 7.1 6.7 4.5 3.1 4.9 5.1
Other Marine Fishes ( Including EEZ ) 21.1 17.0 15.3 15.3 11.3 9.2 10.6 11.5
Source: Island Offices, Maldives Customs Serices
Note: Ftp stock not available (2006 & 2007)
              Ministry of Fisheries  and Agriculture 
The Export in metric tons does not include: 23806.44059
Articles Made Of Shells, Dried Shark Fins, Fish Soup, Flours, Meals And Pellets Of Fish, Etc, Unfit For Human Consumption, 6729.831388
Live Grouper, Live Ornamental Fish,  Other Hides And Skins, Fresh Or Preserved, Not Tanned, Nes, Salted Dried Shark Fins & 15263.58543
Shark-Liver Oil