Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal

Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal
Open Access

ISSN: 2150-3508

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Rafile Talamuk

Department of Fisheries, College of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Juba, Juba City, South Sudan

  • Research Article   
    South Sudan Fish Processing and Value Chain Analysis of Juba City
    Author(s): Gobeng Likambo Seme Mamuru*, Daud Bona Lubani, Flora Magara Emmanuel, Rafile Talamuk, Johnson Jiribi Bali, John Sebit Benansio and Ngoepe Tlou Kevin

    A 6-weeks study was conducted in the domestic fish markets and at the River Nile landing sites of Juba city to determine the demand of fish products. A total of 45 fish traders and 3 focus groups (8 individuals per group) discussions were selected by means of sampling techniques. 6 other government officials from different levels of institutions and academia were interviewed using a well-structured questionnaire. Focus group discussions were provided with a well- structured guide together with the key informant interviews. Results of the study showed that, fish traders have got very low savings while running the fish businesses in Juba, Kator and Munuki Payams of Juba city. Respondents in the study area mentioned poor transport networks and marketing structures, multiple levies and taxes imposed on the fish traders, high transport cost, high rental fees for the business premises in th.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2150-3508.21.s2.002

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