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Canned salmon and sardines and Vitamin A fish liver oils accounted for most of the
$1,160,433,000, of which $16,619,000 was paid for fishery items.
Labor Department--Aids fishing industry in many fields
Lack of cold-storage space for fish causes concern
Sets price ceilings for mussel shell,
Announces policies for selling Government-owned food stocks
Purchases of $2,692,000 in fishery products in July
Agar conservation order revoked
14,607 Gloucester, Mass. ...
25,081 Portland, Maine ...
1,760 Fresh-water fish
3,263 Shellfish, etc.
596 By truck
1,353 By express
3,172 By freight
7,342 Fresh-water fish
803 Shellfish, etc.
12,750 Fresh-water fish
15 Shellfish, etc.
2,275 Fresh-water fish
4,984 Shellfish, etc.
6,871 Haddock fillets
9,271 Mackerel (except Spanish)
2,127 Rosefish fillets ....
1,878 New England, all species
24,674 Middle Atlantic, all species ...... do
20, 702 South Atlantic, all species .... do
4,361 North Central East, all species ... do
14,510 North Central West, all species
3,506 South Central, all species
3,680 Pacific, all species ..........
18,554 Includes all arrivals as reported by express and rail terminals, and truck receipts as
reported by wholesale dealers including smokers. 2/ Data for individual cities are as of the last Thursday of the month, except those for
Boston which are for the last Wednesday of the month. Data on United States holdings by various species and by geographical areas are as of the first of the month.
Note: --Data for the latest month are subject to revision.
TREATIES AFFECTING THE NORTHEASTERN FISHERIES
The Tariff Commission has released a report covering treaties, agreements, and international arbitration awards affecting the activities of United States fishermen along the Northern Atlantic coasts of North America.
The term northeastern fisheries" is used for brevity in the report to refer to
From the time of the settlement of North America, the northeastern fisheries have been an important industry and have played an important part in international relations. They have been a source of recurrent disputes between nations and the subject of numerous treaties, agreements, and arbitration awards. Before the Revolution and since, the New England fishermen have had a large share in the northeastern fisheries; most of the disputes have concerned their activities. Probably no other industry of the United States has figured so prominently in international relations as our northeastern fisheries,
In this report, the Commission has undertaken to present the substance of the
Al though almost all of the basic material has been available in published reports