An overview of world trade in sharks and other cartilaginous fishes
TRAFFIC International, Dec 1, 1996 - Business & Economics - 106 pages
This report presents an overview of the findings of regional TRAFFIC studies in Europe, India, East and southern Africa, Southeast Asia, East Asia, Oceania and North and South America. It highlights the fisheries, shark products in trade, and the processing, preparation and use of these products in domestic and international markets. It also discusses the management and conservation implications of this trade.
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Africa Angelshark annually Anon Atlantic Australia average Basking Shark Blacktip Reef Shark Blue Sharks bycatch carcasses Carcharhinidae catches and landings Catshark caught Chen China chondrichthyan chondrichthyan fisheries chondrichthyan landings chondrichthyan products chondrichthyan species countries directed fisheries domestic dried shark fin Elephantfish Europe exports of shark fillets fish fisheries and trade Fleming and Papageorgiou Frimoldt frozen shark Giant Guitarfish gillnet Gulper Shark human consumption incidental catch increased Indonesia Japan Kiyono Kreuzer and Ahmed longline vessels markets Mexico Oceanic Whitetip Shark Parry-Jones pelagic Piked Dogfish Porbeagle primarily processing production of shark re-exported region report imports reportedly Rose Shark Carcharhinus shark cartilage shark catches shark fisheries shark landings shark leather shark liver oil shark meat shark products shark skins shark species Shortfin Mako Shark Silky Shark Singapore South Korea Taiwan targeted thresher sharks Tope Shark trade data trade in shark TRAFFIC trawl Whale Shark