Poorer landings

Whitefish landings tailed off after the middle of the week, according to fish agents LHD.

A few boats are on guard duty for oil companies and others are tied up for refits or repairs.

LHD is expecting quieter markets for the next few weeks, a spokesman said.

Whitefish prices: catfish £1-£1.33; cod £1.12-£2.12, eels £0.68-£0.83; haddock £0.50-£2.09; hake £1.20-£1.54; halibut £4-£8.97; John Dory £7; lemon sole £0.80-£5.09; ling £0.70-£0.92; lythe £1.43-£2.13; mackerel £0.80-£1.25; megrims £1-£5.36; monkfish £1.40-£3.37; plaice £0.50-£1.50; saithe £0.50-£1; skate £0.80-£1.62; squid £3-£4.48; turbot £4-£8.53; tusk £0.50-£0.70; whiting £0.30-£1.48; witches £0.80-£1.26.


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