MALTA IN THE WORLD AND IN THE EU (2015, source: FAO and Eurostat) FISHING FLEET (2015, source: JRC and Annual Economic Report)

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1 MALTA IN THE WORLD AND IN THE EU (015, source: FAO and Eurostat) ranked low in the EU both for fisheries and for aquaculture production. (1000 tonnes) World EU- % World % EU- Catches ,0% 0,0% Aquaculture ,0% 0,% Total ,0% 0,% FISHING FLEET (015, source: JRC and Annual Economic Report) Vessels Capacity Power Number: (including 3 inactive) GT: 7, KW: 73,9 TOTAL FTE: Small scale Large scale Distant fleet Jobs (FTE): Jobs (FTE):% Jobs (FTE):N/A The Maltese fishing fleet and gear composition: Small scale (less than 1m) 11% 5% Polyvalent passive gears only Large scale (over 1 m) 1 Active and passive gears Hooks 65% 91% Others

2 LANDINGS Landings represent the initial unloading of any quantity of fisheries products, including aquatic plants, from on board a fishing vessel to land in a given country, regardless of the nationality of the vessel making the landings. Landings are reported in net weight. Total fishing ports recorded in are 1 but none is covered by EUMOFA Main commercial species landed and % of total (015, million euro and tonnes) SWORDFISH OTHER MARINE FISH OTHER S MISCELLANEOUS SHRIMPS 3 1 0, 4 1% 1 % 31% 3 0,6 0,4 0,4 0,1 0,1 0,6 5 (source: Eurostat) 0% 1% 3% MACKEREL SWORDFISH OTHER MARINE FISH OTHER S

3 AQUACULTURE Aquaculture refers to the farming of aquatic (freshwater or saltwater) organisms, such as fish, molluscs, crustaceans and aquatic plants. In, all fish products are farmed in sea and brackish waters using the method of cages Main commercial species farmed and % of total (015, million euro and tonnes) % 0,4 75% % 4% EU. SEABASS CARP TROUT % % 0,7 4% (source: % Eurostat) 1 MUSSEL MYTILUS SPP.

4 TRADE (source: Eurostat) Import MAIN COMMERCIAL SPECIES IMPORTED AND % OF TOTAL IMPORTS (016, million euro) 106 SARDINE 45 4% % HERRING SKPJACK TUNA OTHER MARINE FISH MACKEREL % 5% Export MAIN COMMERCIAL SPECIES EXPORTED AND % OF TOTAL EXPORTS (016, million euro) Countries of ORIGIN MISCELLANEOUS TUNAS OTERH PRODUCTS % % 11% 10% 50 5% Countries of DESTINATION Italy 33% France 13% Japan 7 Korea, Rep. of 14% Netherlands 11% Tunisia Italy Spain %

5 Place of sale DISTRIBUTION Consumers preferences on purchasing channels (source: EUROBAROMETER) Fish farm, fisherman 10% Grocery store, super / hyper market 40% 74% Fishmonger or specialist shop 40% 74% Market 15% 5% EU

6 11% 75% 51% 60% 5 15% 133% 13% 5 30% 3% 71% 60% CONSUMPTION Apparent consumption of fishery and aquaculture products in amounted to 31,5 kg/per capita in 015, an increase of % compared to the previous year. Main consumed species are European hake, chub mackerel, Atlantic horse mackerel, amberjack, European seabass, gilt-head seabream and saddled seabreams. From a socio-demographic point of view, regular fish consumers belong mainly to age classes years and over 55 years. Young people also tend to eat fish frequently in. This age group has the lowest number of regular consumers across the EU. Regular fish consumers in all sociodemographic groups is lower than the EU average (source: EU consumer habits regarding fishery and aquaculture products ). Maltese consume especially fresh and tinned products, while loose fish is more frequently consumed (4%) than the EU average (). Purchasing factors (source: EUROBAROMETER) PERSONAL FACTORS 31,5 Kg per capita (source: EUMOFA) Fish as source of wellness and health Hedonism EXTERNAL FACTORS Convenience and ease of preparation Propensity to try new products EU The product's appearance (freshness, presentation, etc.) High prices The cost of the product The origin of the product The brand or quality labels (e.g. PGI, PDO) How easy and quick is to prepare The environment, social or ethical impact EU Retail diversification Other (spontaneous) None (spontaneous) Don't know Frequency of promotional events Product's sustainability

7 MALTA IN EUMOFA LANDINGS Volumes and values are collected by EUMOFA from Eurostat Fishery. Data concern all species landed in, by vessels of all nationalities. Data are available on a yearly basis, accessible through simple and advanced tables. FIRST SALES AQUACULTURE Volumes and values are collected by EUMOFA from Eurostat Fishery. Data are available on a yearly basis, accessible through simple and advanced tables. WHOLESALE PROCESSING TRADE Volumes and values are collected from Eurostat COMEXT. Data concern trade of all fisheries and aquaculture products as recorded by national customs, available on a monthly and yearly basis. Data are accessible through simple and advanced tables. CONSUMPTION

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