Atlantic Cod has been exploited for centuries troughout the atlanic, both as a prime target and as a bycatch in almost all gears used in demersal fi sheries (Specifi cally otter trawls, pair trawls, gill nets and longlines.) Cod is also favoured in many recreational fisheries. products is sold as fresh and frozen in retail, wholesale and cash and carry. Factories in europe are processing whole fish into fillets and portions.
Depth rangeDepth rangeDE0 - 600 m.
Common lengthCommon lengthDE100 cm.
Common weightCommon weightDE3 - 4 kg.