Tuesday, June 11, 2024
A look at India's shrimp and fish production in 2023-24
India's farmgate shrimp prices were better at US$3/kg in early 2024 until February and March - before falling to nearly US$2.65/kg.
Wednesday, May 8, 2024
US shrimp imports rise in March 2023, India and Ecuador lead export growth
In March 2023, US shrimp imports surged to 139.5 million pounds or 63,269 metric tonnes (MT), up from 129.5 million pounds (58,726 MT) in March 2022, SeafoodSource reported.
Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Skrettting launches new feed for shrimp farming in India
Skretting has launched the new prime functional feed, Armis, for shrimp farming in India.
Monday, April 1, 2024
Study shows human rights and environmental abuses in Indian shrimp industry
A recent study conducted by the Corporate Accountability Lab has shed light on concerning human rights and environmental violations within India's shrimp industry, Deeper Blue reported.
Tuesday, October 3, 2023
India to promote shrimp farming in northern states
India's central government has decided to promote shrimp farming in four northern states, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, in order to convert wastelands into sites for lucrative economic activities.
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
India to see up to 20% drop in shrimp production in current fiscal year
India's shrimp production is set to decline by 15 -20% in the current fiscal year as a sharp fall in global prices and sluggish exports have discouraged aquaculture farmers from raising the output
Thursday, July 13, 2023
India, Ecuador, and Indonesia lead shrimp exports to the US
India, Ecuador, and Indonesia maintain their status as the top three shrimp exporters to the US, according to the latest report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) covering May 2023, SeafoodSource reported.
Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Saudi Arabia suspends shrimp imports from India
Saudi Arabia has imposed a temporary ban on shrimp imported from India
Thursday, February 23, 2023
Skretting India launches state-of-the-art shrimp and fish feed facility in Surat, India
Skretting, Nutreco's global aquafeed division, has opened a state-of-the-art production facility for shrimp and fish feed in Mangrol, Surat, India.
Thursday, January 5, 2023
As India's shrimp producers struggle with profitability, black tiger shrimp now in spotlight
India's shrimp industry is in crisis as, in the last two years, exports were affected due to the pandemic.
Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Indian aquaculture: Lower import duties on shrimps could further stimulate growth potential
Aquaculture is one of the fastest-growing sectors globally, and India accounts for about 15% of it.
Thursday, March 17, 2022
White Spot Syndrome Virus outbreak confirmed in shrimp farms in Kochi, India
A White Spot Syndrome Virus outbreak has been confirmed among 4,000 hectares of shrimp farms in the Ernakulam district of Kochi port city in India, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Indian shrimp production facility launches 15,000 pairs of L Vannamei broodstock
The L. Vannamei Brood-stock Multiplication Centre (BMC), which is based in Visakhapatnam, India, has placed 15,000 pairs of specific pathogen free (SPF) L Vannamei broodstock for sale across coastal states in the country.
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Japan ceases inspection on imports of black tiger shrimp from India
Japan will lift completely inspection measures on black tiger shrimp imported from India as residues of the synthetic antibacterial drug furazolidone was no longer detected in any of these cargoes, The New Indian Express reported last month ...
Monday, December 28, 2020
Shrimp survivability questioned after cyclones hit Andhra Pradesh, India
Soon after Cyclone Nivar hit the Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh state, farmers have raised concerns about shrimp survivability in their ponds. Aquaculture experts say shrimp are vulnerable to the white spot syndrome virus due to decreas ...

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