Mediakit 2017

Shrimp production drop could affect seafood exports

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INDIA : It is likely that India’s total seafood exports decline 10 per cent-20 per cent this year due to the impact of a lower shrimp production.

Representatives of the sector explain the decline in production has been attributed to a spread of non-viral disease, a situation that was favoured by inadequate rainfall, Economic Times reported.

The 29th INFOFISH Technical Advisory Board Meeting

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The 29th session of the Technical Advisory Board Meeting of INFOFISH was held at the Wisma LKIM, Jalan Desaria, Pulau Meranti, Puchong 47120, Selangor Darul Ehsan on 7-9 October 2015. Representatives of 7 member countries (Cambodia, Fiji, Maldives, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Malaysia) attended the meeting. The meeting programme included a field trip on 8 October to Department of Fisheries at Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan.

 

Call to save fish resources

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FIJI:Fish consumption among Fiji's coastal communities are as high as 113kg per person per year, the Fisheries Ministry has revealed.

Fisheries Minister Osea Naiqamu said sustainable aquaculture would be the only way to meet this growing demand and reduce the pressure on declining stocks.

Shrimp paste to be recalled

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THAILAND: - Authorities have ordered manufacturers of kapi, or shrimp paste, to recall their products from the market after they were found to have been contaminated.

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  • Malaysia
    MALAYSIA
  • BANGLADESH
    BANGLADESH
  • CAMBODIA
    CAMBODIA
  • FIJI
    FIJI
  • INDIA
    INDIA
  • IRAN
    IRAN
  • MALDIVES
    MALDIVES
  • PAKISTAN
    PAKISTAN
  • PHILIPPINES
    PHILIPPINES
  • PAPUA NEW GUINEA
    PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • SRI LANKA
    SRI LANKA
  • SOLOMON ISLANDS
    SOLOMON ISLANDS
  • THAILAND
    THAILAND