Market insight factsheets

We consolidate market data into a series of factsheets providing overviews of key sectors and species, including market performance and consumer trends.

These include:

Theme

Publication Title 

Publication Date

General

Market Insight: Introduction to the broad spectrum of reports and insights relating to the UK seafood market available from Seafish Market Insights.

Sep-17

Industry

UK Seafood Value Chain Presentation 2017 Provisional: Breakdown of the UK's top traded species, total seafood supply, top export markets, top import markets and total seafood sales in 2017.

Apr-18 

Industry 

Seafood Industry Factsheet February 2018: This publication is produced annually and contains a wealth of headline information and statistics on the UK seafood industry. 

Feb-18

 

Industry

UK Seafood Value Chain by Region 2016: An infographic summarising the UK seafood value chain by region where possible. 

Dec-17

 

Industry

UK Seafood Value Chain 2016 4 Sections: An infographic providing further detail regarding the UK seafood value chain.

Oct-17

Industry

UK Seafood Value Chain 2016: Overview of the UK Seafood Value Chain performance in 2016. UK consumers purchased £6.1bn of seafood in 2016, -2.7% v 2015. 

Oct-17

 

Species

Factsheet - Cod Industry 2017: This fact sheet summarises the UK imports and exports of cod, and sales in both the retail and foodservice channels.

Mar-18  

Species

Factsheet - Tuna Industry 2017: This fact sheet summarises the UK imports and exports of tuna, and sales in both the retail and foodservice channels. 

Jan-18

Species

Factsheet - Haddock Industry 2015: This fact sheet summarises the UK imports and exports of haddock, and sales in both the retail and foodservice channels. 

Jun-16

Species

Factsheet - Prawn and Shrimp Industry 2015: This fact sheet summarises the UK imports and exports of prawn and shrimp, it's sales in both the retail and foodservice channels.

May-16

Consumption

Seafood Consumption 2017: A summary of both long and short term GB seafood consumption

Oct-17

Foodservice

Fish & Chips in Foodservice (2017 Update) A summary of the GB fish and chip market performance within commercial foodservice channels

Dec-17

Foodservice

Seafood in Foodservice 2017: A summary of seafood market performance within commercial foodservice channels. 

Sep-17

Retail

Chilled seafood in retail 2017:  The chilled seafood sector continues to take the largest share of the multiple retail seafood market with a wide range of segments and species. It is the only seafood sector in growth since 2007. Opportunities to grow the category exist around product formats, flavours, mission and channel.

April- 2018  

Retail 

Seafood in Retail 2017:  This factsheet provides a summary of the performance of the total seafood category in the GB multiple retail market to March 2017

April-2018 

Retail

Frozen Seafood in Multiple Retail 2017: A summary of both long and short term GB frozen seafood trends and market opportunities. 

Sep-17

Retail

Ambient Seafood in Multiple Retail 2016: A significant increase in price (+58.2% May 2008 to May 2016) has driven a sizable decline (-37%), in the consumption of retail ambient seafood over the past 8 years. But, in the 52 wks to May '16 it is the indulgent species like roe, caviar and oysters and new exciting packaging and meal formats, appealing to young affluent seafood shoppers, which are leading the return to growth. 

Oct-16

Retail

What effect have prices on retail sales?: This fact sheet reviews the effects of changing prices and promotions on retailer performance. 

Jul-15  


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