Western Rock Lobster Market Report | April 2021
Please read on for updated information regarding catches in the western rock lobster fishery, processing of western rock lobster, rock lobster exports from Australia, and lobster imports for Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Catch data for the western rock lobster fishery
The ‘Catch Balance Graph By Zone (Warehouse)’ report is prepared twice-monthly by DPIRD, most recently on 16 April. It provides information on entitlement landed within the West Coast Rock Lobster Managed Fishery (WCRLMF), on a monthly and zonal basis.
If you have any queries in relation to the report, please e-mail QMSAdmin@fish.wa.gov.au or contact the Rock Lobster Help Line 1300 574 071.
Processing of western rock lobster
Rock lobster exports from Western Australia and the rest of Australia
Lobster imports for Hong Kong
WRL is now maintaining a dataset for Hong Kong imports, based on official sources. We continue exploring these data, and may refine the ways in which they are presented in future market reports.
Lobster imports for Taiwan
WRL is now maintaining a dataset for Taiwan imports, based on official sources. We continue exploring these data, and may refine the ways in which they are presented in future market reports