Fishing fleet reached 43,300 kW in 2015 in Latvia, according to Eurostat. This is 15.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, fishing fleet in Latvia reached an all time high of 71,019 kW in 2004 and an all time low of 37,412 kW in 2014. When compared to Latvia's main peers, fishing fleet in Estonia amounted to 44,309 kW and 50,369 kW in Lithuania in 2015.
Latvia has been ranked 20th within the group of 23 countries we follow in terms of fishing fleet, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.