Fishing fleet reached 999,255 kW in 2015 in France, according to Eurostat. This is 1.34 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, fishing fleet in France reached an all time high of 1,157,032 kW in 1990 and an all time low of 990,816 kW in 2010. When compared to France's main peers, fishing fleet in Belgium amounted to 45,327 kW, 141,227 kW in Germany, 986,997 kW in Italy and 796,637 kW in Spain in 2015.
France has been ranked 3rd within the group of 23 countries we follow in terms of fishing fleet, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.