Our assortment from Philippines
ABOUT THE PHILIPPINES
The Philippines, a tropical country in Southeast Asia, consists of an archipelago of over 7000 islands that are separated from the Asian mainland by the South China Sea.
In the waters of the Philippines there are more than 2000 different kinds of fish. In 1995 the Philippines contributed 2,2 million tons, or two percent of total world catch, ranking it twelfth among the top 80 fish-producing countries.
SIZE: Whole 10-80kg
IDENTIFYING FEATURES: It is metallic dark blue above, changing through yellow to silvery white on its belly. It has moderate to long pectoral ﬁns and a second dorsal ﬁn that is greatly extended. Yellowﬁn Tuna has a large ﬂeshy keel on its caudal peduncle ﬂanked by two smaller keels.