Certifier : 
Lloyds Register (Acoura)
Certified status : 
Certified since : 
01 Jun 2010
Certificate expires : 
29 Dec 2020

Market Information

Offshore lobsters are landed whole and generally sold in the live market. Value-added products include raw frozen lobster in shell or meat. Approximately 95% of the landed catch is exported, with the United States being the largest market (around three-quarters is sold into the USA). Other important export markets for live lobster are Europe, followed by Japan.