Economy of Seward

According to a 2011 National Marine Fisheries Service report, Seward is the ninth most lucrative fisheries port in the United States based on the monetary value of fish taken from the port. In 2010, 69.2 million dollars worth of fish and shellfish passed through Seward, this was up significantly from 2009 when the port brought in 33.1 million dollars.

Another major industry in Seward is tourism.

Seward is also an Alaska Railroad terminus which has a maintained dock for cruise vessels and it