Fisheries and aquaculture statistics 2018

​​​​The Australian Fisheries and Statistics Report contains comprehensive information on commercial fishing and aquaculture in Australia covering fisheries production, trade data and consumption and employment statistics. The report is aimed at providing statistical information for the fishing and aquaculture industry, fisheries managers, policy makers and researchers.

Trends in Australian fisheries and aquaculture





Other sectors and employment

Recreational Fishing

Indigenous customary fishing and aquaculture enterprises

Employment in fisheries and aquaculture

Feature stories, fishery profiles and data

Australian Seaweed Production


Fishery Profiles


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Last reviewed: 30 April 2020
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