The overall fisheries production in llocos Region decreased by 5.83 percent in 2nd quarter 2020 as compared to same quarter of 2019 that is from 38,173 metric tons in 2nd quarter 2019 to 35,947 metric tons this year. llocos Norte and llocos Sur recorded higher output while La Union and Pangasinan registered lower production.
The commercial and aquaculture subsectors registered lower production in the total fisheries volume of production of Region I in 2nd quarter 2020 compared with their levels in 2019. The aquaculture subsector contributed 77.99 percent to the total fisheries output. The municipal fisheries accounted for 18.0'1 percent while the commercial subsector shared 4.00 percent.
ln terms of provincial distribution, the province of Pangasinan shared the bulk of production in the region with 75.94 percent. The overall volume of production of the province was posted at 27,298 metric tons. All the three subsectors posted decrease in output.