The Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company (MIFCO) has reported that the total number of fish weighed so far in 2023 reached MVR446.7 million.
According to MIFCO’s recently released statistics, the corporation weighed a total of 26,954 metric tons of fish as of April 21, 2023 which is a 14% increment compared to the same period in 2022.
The total weighed fish for the same period last year was worth MVR 380.7 million; which was 23,732 metric tons.
Fish Collection Highlights
- Felivaru Fisheries Complex: 3,577 metric tons | 8% increment
- Kooddoo Fisheries Complex: 20,227 metric tons | 11% increment
- Addu Fisheries Complex: 3,151 metric tons | 39% increment
Payment to Fishermen
- Felivaru Fisheries Complex: MVR 54,159,710
- Kooddoo Fisheries Complex: MVR 339,296,328
- Addu Fisheries Complex: MVR 53,293,159