The Negombo Fish Market is the second largest fish market in the Island.
The local people call it Llelama. The fish market is situated near the Old
Dutch Fort Gate and held every day except Sundays. According to the
statistics of the Sri Lankan Fisheries Department, Negombo fish production
for the year 2009 was 20,010MT and 28,250MT in the following year 2010. It
is about 8.4% from the total Sri Lanka’s fish production.