Shetland Seafood in numbers…
worth a year to the Shetland Economy
worth of fish and shellfish landed
of fish and shellfish landed
fishing vessels registered
mussel meals produced annually
value of mussels produced
Shetland Seafood Past
Find out more about past tales and memories of the Seafood industry, shared by the people of Shetland.
So Much To Sea: An Insight
The seafood industry has supported generation after generation of Shetlanders, protecting our rural communities and remaining an integral part of our lives. It is currently worth in excess of £300 million a year to the islands and surpasses the value of the oil, gas, agriculture, tourism, and creative industries combined.