ANALYSIS: May Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Landings Largest Since May 2009
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] by Jim Kenny - June 25, 2018
The National Marine Fisheries Service is reporting May 2018 Gulf of Mexico shrimp landings (all species, headless) of 16.281 million pounds compared to 14.585 million pounds in May 2017. This is the largest May total since 16.288 million pounds were landed in May 2009.
The Louisiana fishery led all Gulf states in May with landings totaling 10.369 million pounds. This is considerable since there hasn’t been a single production month in excess of ...
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