- 1 Who consumes the most fish in Europe?
- 2 What country buys the most fish?
- 3 What is the demand for fish and seafood on the European market?
- 4 Which country eats the most cod?
- 5 Which country eats the least fish?
- 6 Who is the largest exporter of fish?
- 7 Where does European fish come from?
- 8 Which countries export the most seafood?
- 9 What fish do we export to Europe?
Who consumes the most fish in Europe?
Portugal remains the absolute champion in terms of per capita consumption. In 2017, the Portuguese ate 56.8 kg of fish and seafood per capita, which is more than twice the EU level. After Portugal, Spain and Malta are the countries in which most fish and seafood is eaten.
What country buys the most fish?
China has by far the largest seafood consumption footprint (65 million tonnes), followed by the European Union (13 million tonnes), Japan (7.4 million tonnes), Indonesia (7.3 tonnes) and the United States (7.1 million tonnes).
What is the demand for fish and seafood on the European market?
Total consumption of fish and seafood in Europe amounted to 12.77 million tonnes. EUMOFA is the European Market Observatory for Fisheries and Aquaculture Products, an initiative of European Union Commission – Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE).
Which country eats the most cod?
The answer is Portugal. Portugal is most famous for eating cod. It is considered a delicacy and an important part of the country’s cuisine.
Which country eats the least fish?
Predictably, most of the world’s landlocked countries fall into the least fish-eating category, with the exceptions of Laos, Belarus, Czech Republic, Austria, and Switzerland, which consume between 10 and 20 pounds of fish per capita annually.
Who is the largest exporter of fish?
Since 2002, China has been the world’s largest exporter of fish and fishery products.
Where does European fish come from?
About one half (49.0 %) of all EU-27 fisheries production from catches and aquaculture came from just three Member States in 2018; these were Spain (21.0 %), Denmark (14.4 %) and France (13.6 %).
Which countries export the most seafood?
China Is Still the Biggest Seafood Exporter Both in volume and value terms, China is still by far the biggest exporter of seafood, followed by Norway (see Figure 1).
What fish do we export to Europe?
Britain imports big quantities of prawns and tuna from the EU, while its main fish export is mackerel.