The RECOFI (Regional Commission for Fisheries) database presents annual statistics allocated by (i) countries or areas, (ii) species items, and (iii) statistical divisions, of capture production (i.e. catches expressed as live weight equivalent of landings) in the RECOFI region for calendar years starting with 1986.
The data exclude production from marine aquaculture practices.
The database does not contain statistics for marine mammals, miscellaneous aquatic animal products, and seaweeds.
Data Periodicity: Data are reported yearly and the period used is the calendar year (1 January - 31 December).