Aquaculture Data

Statistics on domestically grown catfish and trout, and U.S. imports and exports of fish and shellfish that may be products of aquaculture, such as salmon, shrimp, and oysters. 

NOTE: USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has suspended the catfish processors’ survey. Therefore, USDA, Economic Research Service tables containing data obtained from NASS on catfish processors are not being updated.

NOTE: The March release of the Aquaculture Trade Data is delayed to incorporate revisions to trade codes by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. International Trade Commission.The data will be released as soon as the revisions are completed. 


Data Set Last Updated Next Update
Production and Inventories
Catfish and Trout: Inventories, sales, and prices 4/6/2016
Catfish: Inventory as of January 1st - All Years 4/6/2016
Aquaculture Trade - Recent years and top countries 2/8/2017
Aquaculture Trade - All years and all countries 2/8/2017
Zipped CSV files
ZIP file contains three CSV files: one with domestic catfish and trout data, one with export data, and one with import data 2/8/2017