Services - Port-of-Spain Wholesale Fish Market

Production Avenue, Sea Lots, Port of Spain.

The Port of Spain Wholesale Fish Market is the main market for the wholesaling of fish in Trinidad and Tobago. A variety of fishes are transported to this market by boat from the North and South coasts of the country and the waters of the Gulf of Paria. They also come via land transportation from southern ports, namely, Erin, Cedros, Icacos and the eastern port of Mayaro. The price of fish at this facility influences the price of fish traded at other markets around the country.

The scale fee charged for using the market varies with the type of fish being offered for sale:

For example,

Fish

Cost $ /lb

Red fish, Carite, King fish and Grouper
Shrimps (large)
Shrimps (Medium)
Shrimps (Small)
Shark (Small)
Ancho
Blue Marlin, Pampano, Salmon
Crocro
White fish

0.08
0.10
0.09
0.06
0.03
0.06
0.06
0.05
0.03

 

Hours of business:
Monday 4.00 am - 8.00 am
Tuesday - Saturday: 3.00 am - 8.00 am
Sundays 3.00 am - 8.00 am

Scale Fee: 3¢ - 18¢ per lb
Table Fee: $10.00 per day


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Telephone: (868) 647-3218 Fax: (868) 647-6087