Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal

Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal
Open Access

ISSN: 2150-3508

+44 1478 350008

Kazi Mohiuddin

Department of Marine Science, Zhejiang 315000, China

  • Research Article   
    Present Status and Future Direction of Bangladeshi Shrimp Resources
    Author(s): Mohammad Aslam Hosain*, Kalim Ullah, Mohammad Abdullah Al Sayam, Kazi Mohiuddin and Emon Rahman

    The fisheries sector of Bangladesh represents one of the most dynamic food-producing sectors with the largest flooded wetland and the 3rd largest aquatic biodiversity in Asia after China and India. This paper presents the performance of shrimp production a fisheries sub-sector in Bangladesh using data collected from the Department of Fisheries (DoF), and related field level information. The findings describe the recent status of shrimp production and its economic contribution as an aquaculture sub-sector (2017-2018). This study suggests that standard operating procedure is the prerequisite for shrimp culture along with the scientific and technical development. From 2010 to 2018, though frozen shrimp products export decreased from 51,599 MT to 36,167.77 MT the total value increased $340.48 million to $416.22 million respectively. From the last 10 years shrimp productio.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2150-3508.21.12.276

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