A key measure of aquaculture industry development is benchmarking the annual performance of each sector against previous years. Summary reports including production volume, value and efficiency in terms of land use and labour are constructed from survey responses forwarded by farms, as required under the Fisheries Act 1994 and operational conditions.
Production survey 2016-17
The total value of the Queensland aquaculture industry decreased by 0.5%, with the value of production decreasing to $119.7 million in 2016-17.
Previous production surveys
The annual total value and value of production of the Queensland aquaculture industry 2004-05 to 2016-17.