Trawl ropes and nets are used for commercial fishing using trawling method. Trawl nets and ropes are available in variety of styles and sizes.

Trawl net is a funnel shaped net that are towed by vessels. It is commonly used for catching demersal and pelagic species of fish. According to Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, trawl nets are mainly used for seawater fisheries and seldom in freshwater. Trawl net is used in freshwater fishing in conditions where sufficient space for towing is available.

Market Dynamics

Growing commercial fishing is driving growth of the global trawl ropes and nets market. According to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN), world fisheries and aquaculture production was 154 million tons in 2011, which increased to 170.9 million tons in 2016.

Increasing demand for seafood is fuelling growth of the global trawl ropes and nets market. According to Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, global fish consumption is expected to increase by 19% by 2026, as compared to base period of 2014 to 2016.

Using trawling as a method of fishing deeply impacts environment including damages to habitat, coral shattering, and removal of seaweed, which in turn is hindering growth of the global trawl ropes and nets market. Furthermore, government regulations on trawl fishery is also hindering growth of this market. For instance, 50 CFR 660.130 in the U.S. regulates trawl fishery and trawl gear including limitations on fishery harvest and mesh size of trawl nets.

Trawl Ropes and Nets Market Outlook

  • North America held significant market share in 2017, in the global trawl ropes and nets market. The U.S. held the largest market share in the North America trawl ropes and nets market in 2017, and is expected to retain its dominance during the forecast period (2019-2026). According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, commercial and recreational fishing generated US$ 208 billion in sales and contributed US$ 97 billion to gross domestic product in the U.S.
  • Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing trawl ropes and nets market during the forecast period (2019-2026). China, India, Japan, and ASEAN held significant market share in the Asia Pacific trawl ropes and nets market in 2017. According to FAO, China was the largest producer of marine fisheries and average marine capture of fisheries in the country was 13.19 tons during 2005 to 2014. Indonesia was the largest producer of marine fisheries and average marine capture of fisheries was 5.07 tons during 2005 to 2014.

Key Players

  • Key players operating in the global trawl ropes and nets market include Koninklijke DSM N.V., Jaya Nets Sdn. Bhd., Nitto Seimo Co., Ltd., Hampidjan Group, King Chou Marine Technology, Azuka Synthetics LLP, LFS Inc., and Carlsen Net A/S, among others.

Key Developments:-

  • In May 2019, Fibras Industriales S.A., commercially known as FISA announced that it has introduced twisted knotless “Muketsu” netting to the Japanese market. The product was introduced in International Technology Expo which was held in Tokyo between 21st and 23rd August, 2019. The product is made of polyester, nylon or polyethylene.
  • In May 2019, BUBBA, a fishing lifestyle brand, announced the launch of BUBBA Fishing Net. The product is PVC coated, knotless nylon netting provides cleaning and protects fish from harmful abrasion. The product is available in small, medium and large sizes.

Market Taxonomy

Global Trawl Ropes and Nets market is segmented into:

By Product Type

  • Trawl Ropes
  • Trawl Nets
    • Bottom Trawls Net
    • Midwater Trawls Net

By Application

  • Marine
  • Fresh Water

By Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • Italy
    • France
    • Russia
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • ASEAN
    • Australia
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East
    • GCC
    • Israel
    • Rest of Middle East
  • Africa
    • Northern Africa
    • Central Africa
    • South Africa

Research Methodology

Coherent Market Insights followsa comprehensive research methodology focused on providing the most precise market analysis. The company leverages a data triangulation model which helps company to gauge the market dynamics and provide accurate estimates. Key components of the research methodologies followed for all our market reports include:

  • Primary Research (Trade Surveys and Experts Interviews)
  • Desk Research
  • Proprietor Data Analytics Model

In addition to this, Coherent Market Insights has access to a wide range of the regional and global reputed paid data bases, which helps the company to figure out the regional and global market trends and dynamics. The company analyses the industry from the 360 Degree Perspective i.e. from the Supply Side and Demand Side which enables us to provide granular details of the entire ecosystem for each study. Finally, a Top-Down approach and Bottom-Up approach is followed to arrive at ultimate research findings.

Data Triangulation Methodology | Coherent Market Insights

Coherent Market Insights desk research is based on a principle set of research techniques:

  • National level desk research: It Includes research analysis of regional players, regional regulatory bodies, regional trade associations, and regional organization.
  • Multinational level desk research: The research team keeps a track of multinational players, global regulatory bodies, global trade associations, and global organization.

Coherent Market Insights has a large amount of in-house repository of industry database. This is leveraged as a burner for initiating a new research study. Key secondary sources include:

  • Governmental bodies, National and international social welfare institutions, and organizations creating economic policies among others.
  • Trade association, National and international media and trade press.
  • Company Annual reports, SEC filings, Corporate Presentations, press release, news, and specification sheet of manufacturers, system integrators, brick and mortar - distributors and retailers, and third party online commerce players.
  • Scientific journals, and other technical magazines and whitepapers.

Market Analysis | Coherent Market Insights

Preliminary Data Mining

The raw data is obtained through the secondary findings, in house repositories, and trade surveys. It is then filtered to ensure that the relevant information including industry dynamics, trends, and outlook is retained for further research process.

Data Standardization

Holistic approach is used to ensure that the granular and uncommon parameters are taken into consideration to ensure accurate results. The information from the paid databases are further combined to the raw data in order to standardize it.

Coherent Statistical model

We arrive at our final research findings through simulation models. Coherent Data Analytics Model is a statistical tool that helps company to forecast market estimates. Few of the parameters considered as a part of the statistical model include:

  • Micro-economic indicators
  • Macro-economic indicators
  • Environmental indicators
  • Socio-political indicators
  • Technology indicators

Data Processing

Once the findings are derived from the statistical model, large volume of data is process to confirm accurate research results. Data analytics and processing tools are adopted to process large chunk of collected informative data. In case, a client customizes the study during the process, the research finding till then are benchmarked, and the process for new research requirement is initiated again.

Data Validation

This is the most crucial stage of the research process. Primary Interviews are conducted to validate the data and analysis. This helps in achieving the following purposes:

  • It provides first-hand information on the market dynamics, outlook, and growth parameters.
  • Industry experts validates the estimates which helps the company to cement the on-going research study.
  • Primary research includes online surveys, face-to face interviews, and telephonic interviews.

The primary research is conducted with the ecosystem players including, but not limited to:

  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • System Integrators
  • Distributors
  • End-users