15th November 2018
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Prices remain fairly strong

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Prices at the Lerwick fishmarket were fairly strong during the tail end of last week and the beginning of this week.

A spokesman for LHD said whitefish prices dipped slightly on Tuesday, but improved again on Wednesday.

Whitefish prices – cats: £1.48-£1.70; cod: £1.02-£2.12; dogs: £1.26-£1.97; haddock: £0.56-£2.12; hake: £1.12-£3.00; halibut: £6.20-£9.05; lemons £1.40-£5.34; ling: £1.13-£1.68; megs: £0.50-£6.04; monk: £2.23-£4.87; plaice: £0.50-£1.84; saithe: £0.40-£1.10; skate: £1.14-£1.90; squid: £1.00-£3.54; turbot: £9.16-£13.40; tusk: £0.90-£1.02; whiting: £0.30-£1.93; witches: £0.96-£1.91.

LANDINGS DAY BY DAY

Lerwick : Scalloway

Boats – Boxes : Boats – Boxes

Friday 6 – 900 : 0 – 0
Monday 9 – 1330 : 4 – 370
Tuesday 7 – 1175 : 3 – 1080
Wednesday 8 – 1260 : 1 – 96
Thursday 6 – 940 : 2 – 175
TOTALS 36 – 5605 : 10 – 1715