Fishery Statistics for year 2003 shows the distribution of fishermen and resources in Somaliland.

Region Coastline (Km) No. of fishermen No. of Boats Existing facilities Main export facilities
Awdal 230 320 82 Chill room ice markers and processing room Shark fins, sea cucumbers, groupers, snappers and crabs.
Sahl 210 500 75 Chill room, ice markers and cold store Shark fins and various fish species
Sanag 430 1,530 370 Chill room, ice markers and fish cannery Shark fins and tuna.

Source: Ministry of Fishing and Marine Resources