Iceland's fish catch decreased 31 percent in MarchStaff writer ▼ | April 16, 2016
Iceland's fish catch decreased 31 percent year-on-year in March 2016, according to figures by Statistics Iceland.
Sinking Iceland caught 131,705 tons of fish
The total volume in March this year decreased by 60,158 tons of fish compared with that of March last year.
The total fish caught in the period between April 2015 and March 2016 was 1,104,589 tons, a decrease of 17 percent compared with 1,326,547 tons of fish caught in the previous 12-month period.
The fall is continuous: Iceland's fish catch decreased 20 percent year-on-year in January 2016, according to a previous report from Statistics Iceland. ■