Category Archive: Lobster Market Report

LMR – Lobster industry settles into seasonal slowdown

The January, post-holiday lobster market was about weather, a whale-protection closure, and Canadian lobster.

The US lobster market, all but stopped after the holidays, was … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lmr-lobster-industry-settles-into-seasonal-slowdown/

LMR – Lobster industry deals with weather, holidays

The December lobster market was all about finding the odd relatively calm day when boats could get out to haul.  When they did, most … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lmr-lobster-industry-deals-with-weather-holidays/

LMR – Lobster supply increases; prices hold steady

The October lobster market combined dramatically improved catches with many Maine fishermen saying they were now on par with their 2013 numbers, pleasing prices, and … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lobster-supply-increases-prices-hold-steady/

LMR – Stepped up processor demand drives lobster price

The September lobster market was crazy busy, frustrating, and at the same time just so-so.

Canadian and US processors were crazy busy bidding on and … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lmr-stepped-up-processor-demand-drives-lobster-price/

LMR – Late July start for shedders; price holds

The July lobster market changed markedly from that of the overabundance of Canadian product in June.  A number of Canadian fishing seasons closed and two … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lmr-late-july-start-for-shedders-price-holds/

LMR – Chinese New Year provides lobster sales uptick

January and February used to be the slowest months in the year for the lobster marketplace, back before US and Canadian exporters began selling to … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/chinese-new-year-provides-lobster-sales-uptick/

Lobsters – Prices, data, collaborative

Processor demand pushes boat price increase 

LMR_sd-SHTwelve days before Labor Day lobster catches in certain parts of the coast had dropped off.  Processors in the … Read the rest

Permanent link to this article: http://fish-news.com/cfn/lobsters-prices-data-collaborative/