Fishing fleet reached 357,165 kW in 2015 in Portugal, according to Eurostat. This is 1.48 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, fishing fleet in Portugal reached an all time high of 508,410 kW in 1990 and an all time low of 357,165 kW in 2015. When compared to Portugal's main peers, fishing fleet in France amounted to 999,255 kW, 192,837 kW in Ireland and 796,637 kW in Spain in 2015.
Portugal has been ranked 7th within the group of 23 countries we follow in terms of fishing fleet, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.