Table 9.5 :  MONTHLY FISH CATCH BY TYPE , 2008
(In metric tons)
  Type of fish            
Month Total Skipjack Yellowfin tuna Dogtooth tuna Little tuna Frigate tuna Other marine fish
Total 133,086 87,276 23,817 570 2,095 4,065 15,264
EEZ 1,350 0.1 1,081 0.0 0.1 0.0 269
January 13,113 7,645 3,191 55 282 414 1,526
February 9,647 5,849 2,172 46 106 155 1,318
March 7,734 4,640 1,593 44 171 135 1,150
April 8,171 4,944 1,511 52 142 195 1,328
May 9,961 6,193 1,765 44 206 229 1,522
June 12,332 8,081 2,195 73 208 407 1,368
July 9,897 6,577 1,648 38 158 365 1,111
August 12,317 8,757 1,494 54 137 444 1,430
September 11,953 8,441 1,711 46 163 334 1,259
October 10,923 7,633 1,807 45 140 377 922
November 13,951 9,888 2,193 40 227 578 1,025
December 11,737 8,627 1,454 33 156 431 1,036
Source: Ministry of Fisheries  and Agriculture