Fisheries Infosite

Pacific bluefin tuna (TOR)
Scientific name
Thunnus orientalis

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2019
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 21,629
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 116,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 500
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 25,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 3,500 
Illegal take (kg) Unknown 
Commercial Catch vs. Allowance* - Trend
Reported catch by month* - Trend
*All amounts are shown in thousands of kgs.