Table 9.6 :  FISH CATCH BY TYPE OF VESSELS AND SPECIES, 2005 - 2011
(In metric tons)
Type of vessel & species 2001 2005 2006 2007 20081_/ 20091_/ 20101_/ 2011
All Vessels 127,184 185,923 184,158 144,169 132,574 116,736 122,175 120,836
Skipjack 88,044 131,998 138,458 97,342 87,072 66,189 73,721 57,672
Yellowfin tuna 15,247 24,571 22,954 24,415 23,769 20,733 21,835 35,575
Other tuna related species 6,778 8,301 5,718 7,100 6,699 8,876 7,124 4,947
Other Marine Fishes 17,115 21,053 17,029 15,312 15,034 20,938 19,495 22,642
Mechanised Masdhoni 123,442 185,923 179,099 138,532 123,326 106,772 109,454 114,902
Skipjack 87,847 131,059 137,538 95,867 81,989 59,829 68,277 54,423
Yellowfin tuna 14,540 21,460 19,628 21,449 21,302 18,861 16,212 33,476
Other tuna related species 6,485 8,093 5,580 6,843 6,334 8,376 6,891 4,865
Other Marine Fishes 14,570 19,359 16,353 14,373 13,702 19,707 18,073 22,138
Sail Masdhoni 430 59 70 232 5,912 7,132 5,021 2,404
Skipjack 157 28 31 174 4,254 5,966 4,546 1,956
Yellowfin tuna 24 9 14 21 1,286 657 279 393
Other tuna related species 89 14 10 24 156 237 84 16
Other Marine Fishes 159 8 14 13 215 272 111 40
Vadhu dhoni 494 959 937 1,062 1,401 1,277 6,655 1,263
Skipjack 36 445 462 346 466 364 469 634
Yellowfin tuna 12 160 130 140 100 119 5,014 304
Other tuna related species 180 181 117 226 207 253 144 50
Other Marine Fishes 266 173 227 350 628 541 1,028 275
Rowing Boats 73 514 402 966 360 51 786 2,133
Skipjack 3 315 261 910 355 0 398 631
Yellowfin tuna 3 31 82 0 1 0 325 1,366
Other tuna related species 11 5 3 6 2 4 5 13
Other Marine Fishes 56 162 56 49 3 47 58 122
EEZ 2,213 3,011 3,177 3,048 1,350 1,338 0 0
Skipjack - 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Yellowfin tuna 668 2,861 3,083 2,792 1,081 1,095 0 0
Other tuna related species   0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Marine Fishes 1,545 150 93 256 269 241 0 0
Miscellaneous 532 1,409 474 329 226 165 260 133
Skipjack 0 151 165 44 8 28 31 28
Yellowfin tuna 0 50 17 13 0 1 5 35
Other tuna related species 12 7 7 1 0 6 0 3
Other Marine Fishes 520 1,201 285 272 218 130 224 67
Source: Ministry of Fisheries  and Agriculture    
Note: 1_/ Revised