Scottish Seafood Industry - Overview

The Scottish seafood industry is vibrant and exciting, and made up of a number of different sectors.  It offers a wide range of options for you to explore in the classroom or on visits.  To help you use seafood as a context for learning, we have split the industry into 6 key sectors, each one using specific farming or catching methods and processing techniques and with unique markets in the UK, Europe, and the Far East or around the world.

Click on a species below to explore and learn about each seafood sector through fact sheets, videos and images.

Men at the fish market ready to buy and two men on a fishing boat.