More than 100 boats are staying in port in San Francisco, Half Moon Bay and Bodega Bay. Before Thanksgiving, the crabbers agreed to selling crab for $3 a pound. But at one point last week, the price was down under $2 due to weak demand.
Last year, crab fishermen went on strike for weeks until they reached an agreement to sell crab for $2.25 a pound.
The meeting conculded with no decision being made. The skippers will meet again on Tuesday.