Coronavirus brings south-west's rock lobster fishing industry to grinding halt

By Jackson Graham
Updated January 29 2020 - 7:30am, first published 5:00am
DOWNED TOOLS: Portland rock lobster fisher Callum McCarthy with empty cray pots after factories stopped buying catches due to cancelled orders. Picture: Anthony Brady

THE south-west's rock lobster industry has come to a grinding halt as China's response to the coronavirus causes the crayfish export market to shut down.