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 ...
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Hard choices, post-COVID-19 tradeoffs ahead for Indian shrimp farming
Stocking density issues, disease management problems, low returns to constrain future output growth.
Friday, October 30, 2020
SIS launches improved shrimp broodstock in India
Shrimp Improvement Systems (SIS), a US based shrimp breeding company, has introduced the hardy line vannamei shrimp broodstock in India to foster fast growth of shrimps.
Sunday, July 26, 2020
India's shrimp exporters worry on trade uncertainties with China
Indian shrimp exporters are showing concern after facing difficulties in sending cargoes to China amid a political standoff between the two countries on a border dispute, SeafoodSource reported.
Saturday, June 6, 2020
India sees possible growth in shrimp sector
India's shrimp exports are seen to hike due to possible upcoming global shortages as its shrimp aquaculture sector remains to be one of the country's rising industries, which earns valuable foreign exchange, even in the midst of crisis, Aqu ...
Saturday, April 18, 2020
New virus kills China's shrimps, alerts Indian producers
A new virus, known as Decapod iridescent virus 1, or DIV1, is destroying shrimp farms in Guangdong province in China, while Indian shrimp producers are also being put on high alert.
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
India's seafood exports to rise as Japan lifts shrimp inspection
India may see an increase in seafood exports to Japan after the country lifted inspection order for Indian black tiger shrimps.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
US refuses antibiotic-contaminated shrimp imports from India, China in August
From 3 in July, the number of shrimp imports refused entry by the US due to antibiotic contamination dropped to 2 in August, the Southern Shrimp Alliance (SSA) reported.

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