Catfish: Average price received by processors by product type (dollars per pound)
Year and month
Fresh and frozen 1/
Fresh
Frozen
Whole fish
Fillets
Other products
Average
Whole fish
Fillets
Other products
Average
Whole fish
Fillets
Other products
Average
2008
Jan
1.62
2.72
1.34
2.21
1.49
2.90
1.46
2.21
2.02
2.64
1.32
2.21
Feb
1.62
2.78
1.42
2.28
1.50
2.88
1.51
2.23
2.07
2.73
1.40
2.31
Mar
1.69
2.83
1.57
2.36
1.56
2.96
1.57
2.33
2.12
2.77
1.57
2.38
Apr
1.72
2.93
1.59
2.39
1.59
3.03
1.61
2.35
2.10
2.88
1.59
2.42
May
1.75
2.95
1.56
2.43
1.60
3.10
1.65
2.39
2.16
2.88
1.54
2.45
Jun
1.80
2.98
1.57
2.48
1.68
3.08
1.80
2.52
2.15
2.92
1.53
2.46
Jul
1.81
3.04
1.56
2.50
1.68
3.25
1.81
2.56
2.18
2.95
1.52
2.47
Aug
1.86
3.08
1.55
2.54
1.76
3.33
1.77
2.60
2.15
2.98
1.51
2.51
Sep
1.87
3.15
1.63
2.60
1.73
3.33
1.76
2.61
2.28
3.06
1.60
2.59
Oct
1.92
3.09
1.57
2.50
1.71
3.31
1.73
2.53
2.28
2.99
1.54
2.49
Nov
1.83
3.13
1.63
2.57
1.72
3.30
1.68
2.52
2.27
3.05
1.62
2.60
Dec
1.76
3.13
1.64
2.55
1.66
3.31
1.62
2.48
2.20
3.04
1.64
2.60
2009
Jan
1.84
3.11
1.80
2.59
1.72
3.30
1.64
2.57
2.26
3.01
1.83
2.60
Feb
1.80
3.09
1.75
2.54
1.67
3.24
1.52
2.46
2.20
3.02
1.80
2.59
Mar
1.77
3.07
1.76
2.55
1.65
3.24
1.61
2.47
2.18
2.99
1.79
2.60
Apr
1.79
3.07
1.93
2.60
1.68
3.23
1.75
2.51
2.19
3.00
1.96
2.65
May
1.81
3.06
1.64
2.55
1.70
3.23
1.60
2.51
2.23
2.98
1.65
2.57
Jun
1.77
3.01
1.62
2.51
1.64
3.22
1.68
2.47
2.19
2.91
1.60
2.53
Jul
1.78
3.02
1.57
2.50
1.66
3.21
1.64
2.48
2.17
2.94
1.56
2.51
Aug
1.81
3.03
1.67
2.55
1.69
3.21
1.64
2.50
2.23
2.95
1.68
2.57
Sep
1.79
3.00
1.68
2.52
1.66
3.20
1.67
2.49
2.21
2.92
1.68
2.53
Oct
1.73
3.00
1.56
2.44
1.59
3.19
1.64
2.39
2.22
2.92
1.54
2.47
Nov
1.70
3.02
1.71
2.51
1.57
3.18
1.66
2.39
2.18
2.95
1.72
2.58
Dec
1.68
2.99
1.56
2.47
1.57
3.19
1.67
2.39
2.22
2.91
1.54
2.51
2010
Jan
1.68
2.99
1.83
2.46
1.55
3.16
1.66
2.38
2.22
2.90
1.86
2.50
Feb
1.64
2.97
1.73
2.48
1.49
3.10
1.60
2.34
2.20
2.92
1.76
2.56
Mar
1.64
2.96
1.63
2.42
1.50
3.18
1.65
2.29
2.22
2.87
1.63
2.50
Apr
1.68
3.02
1.65
2.48
1.55
3.22
1.81
2.38
2.24
2.93
1.61
2.54
May
1.69
3.07
1.49
2.48
1.55
3.25
1.76
2.44
2.23
2.99
1.43
2.50
Jun
1.72
3.03
1.57
2.51
1.58
3.26
1.71
2.45
2.20
2.94
1.54
2.54
Jul
1.80
3.05
1.53
2.54
1.67
3.25
1.72
2.53
2.26
2.96
1.49
2.54
Aug
1.75
3.06
1.63
2.51
1.58
3.22
1.72
2.46
2.25
2.99
1.62
2.54
Sep
1.77
3.05
1.72
2.51
1.63
3.24
1.69
2.48
2.25
2.97
1.72
2.52
Oct
1.71
3.10
1.68
2.53
1.57
3.29
1.68
2.42
2.30
3.02
1.68
2.60
Nov
1.74
3.12
1.61
2.56
1.61
3.32
1.74
2.47
2.23
3.04
1.58
2.61
Dec
1.83
3.14
1.61
2.60
1.71
3.32
1.75
2.52
2.34
3.06
1.58
2.64
2011
Jan
2.00
3.35
2.15
2.85
1.90
3.47
1.77
2.69
2.41
3.30
2.21
2.93
Feb
2.20
3.61
2.04
3.03
2.06
3.75
1.95
2.91
2.59
3.56
2.06
3.09
Mar
2.29
3.87
2.37
3.21
2.17
4.18
2.07
3.12
2.68
3.75
2.42
3.26
Apr
2.41
4.17
2.09
3.37
2.28
4.43
2.14
3.24
2.92
4.07
2.08
3.44
May
2.52
4.32
2.10
3.50
2.40
4.55
2.24
3.38
2.93
4.22
2.06
3.58
Jun
2.59
4.37
1.91
3.47
2.49
4.60
2.29
3.44
3.03
4.28
1.84
3.48
Jul
2.77
4.58
1.90
3.66
2.64
4.84
2.17
3.76
3.13
4.48
1.85
3.61
Aug
2.75
4.55
1.97
3.65
2.61
4.77
2.26
3.66
3.15
4.47
1.92
3.65
Sep
2.77
4.62
2.29
3.72
2.65
4.88
2.29
3.72
3.17
4.53
2.29
3.72
Oct
2.67
4.55
2.13
3.62
2.54
4.86
2.23
3.60
3.17
4.42
2.11
3.63
Nov
2.56
4.53
2.06
3.51
2.42
4.84
2.23
3.46
3.17
4.40
2.03
3.54
Dec
2.57
4.44
2.29
3.52
2.45
4.78
2.20
3.47
3.11
4.29
2.30
3.55
2012
Jan
2.55
4.40
1.98
3.43
2.44
4.73
2.15
3.45
3.04
4.26
1.95
3.42
Feb
2.55
4.37
2.09
3.50
2.44
4.68
2.11
3.42
2.94
4.25
2.09
3.54
Mar
2.55
4.35
1.99
3.46
2.42
4.68
2.10
3.41
3.06
4.22
1.97
3.49
Apr
2.48
4.26
1.90
3.41
2.35
4.57
2.14
3.36
2.98
4.12
1.84
3.44
May
2.38
3.95
1.89
3.22
2.25
4.35
1.91
3.19
2.91
3.79
1.88
3.24
Jun
2.28
3.80
1.83
3.10
2.12
4.09
1.97
3.01
2.91
3.68
1.80
3.16
Jul
2.22
3.51
1.75
2.88
2.04
3.87
1.87
2.86
2.89
3.37
1.72
2.89
Aug
2.16
3.29
1.78
2.79
1.95
3.76
1.84
2.83
2.85
3.11
1.77
2.77
Sep
2.08
3.30
2.00
2.79
1.89
3.72
1.85
2.78
2.86
3.11
2.03
2.79
1/ Prices are gross value f.o.b. plant. Averages are weighted by sales volume.
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Catfish Processing.
Date run: 11/19/2012 11:34:04 AM