The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a 32 percent drop in Scottish salmon exports in February. The sector is trying to adapt to the ever-changing restrictions.
The latest HMRC export figures in February 2020 show a fall of 2,700 tonnes compared with the same month last year.
Exports to Asia made up most of the decline, with volumes only just exceeding 200 tonnes in February, (-87 per cent). So exports to Asia amounted to only around 4 per cent of total volumes and 5 per cent of value.
There was a slight increase in the value of its exports to Europe, which rose by 3 percent.