Socio-economic profile of fisheries in the Grenadine Islands

Socio-economic profile of fisheries in the Grenadine Islands

Primary Country: Grenada
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
(a) US $961 000 for 2000 was value of exports from fishing in St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Food and Agriculture Organisation 2000a (b) US $3.5 million for 2000 of foreign exchange to the economy in Grenada and the Grenada Grenadines contributed by the export of tuna to the U.S. market contributes, Food and Agriculture Organisation 2000a (c) fishing contributes 2% to the Gross Domestic Product in St. Vincent & the Grenadines (d) fishing contributes 1.5-2% in Grenada, Food and Agriculture Organisation 2000a, 2002a
Methodology: "SocMon Caribbean" methodology (Bunce & Pomeroy 2003)
Region: Americas and Europe

Publication information

Gill, D. McConney, P.Mahon, R. “Socio-economic profile of fisheries in the Grenadine Islands” Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies (CERMES) Technical Report No 11. UWI Cave Hill, Barbados. 69pp., 2007

Addtional Notes

 

The information collected during this study and discussed highlights some issues that should be of high priority for managers of Grenadines fisheries and other stakeholders or interested parties to address. 

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