recent trends and future prospects of the Nigerian shrimp fishery by J. A. Adetayo

Cover of: recent trends and future prospects of the Nigerian shrimp fishery | J. A. Adetayo

Published by Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research, Marine Resources Division in Victoria Island [Lagos, Nigeria] .

Written in English

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  • Nigeria.

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  • Shrimp fisheries -- Nigeria.

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StatementAdetayo, J.A.
SeriesTechnical paper / Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research, Marine Resources Division ;, no. 4, Technical paper (Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research. Marine Resources Division) ;, no. 4.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSH367.N6 A34 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2419264M
LC Control Number87102281

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Being new and alien, the Nigerian Sea Fisheries Act [Extraordinary No. 71 vol Decem ] which as at today is the national instrument for domestic fisheries production and. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Adetayo, J.A., The recent trends and future prospects of the Nigerian shrimp fishery. 4, 27p. Subsector Assessment of the Nigerian Shrimp and Prawn Industry Prepared by: Chemonics International Incorporated 20th Street, NW, Suite Washington, DC () File Size: 1MB.

This report summarizes the results of a global study on the development and status of shrimp fisheries, with a focus on direct and indirect social, economic and environmental impacts. The study reviews the current situation, problems and issues, as well as the solutions found and the trade-offs made.

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The use of substitutes such as soybean, cornmeal and rice bran is being investigated as sustainable substitutes to capture fishery products (FAO ). TrendS in produCTion And ConSuMpTion. As part of the development of the project “Reducing the impact of tropical shrimp trawling fisheries on living marine resources through the adoption of environmentally friendly techniques and practices”, mainly funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), thirteen countries in tropical regions carried out a detailed review of their shrimp fisheries and studies on the environmental.

Previous planned resources surveys of the Nigerian coastal waters were performed with research vessels, gear and personnel not specialised for shrimp fishing. The results have, therefore, only indicated relative abundance of shrimps in the areas fished, rather than showing the absolute catches which a commercial fishing vessel in the area may expect to make.

The changes that have taken place in Nigerian fisheries are reviewed. Artisanal fishery has continued to dominate the fisheries, contributing over 85% of total fish production. The inland water and coastal seas are fully exploited and the increase in fishery production is not likely.

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It is, however, clear that current output level of the shrimp fishery is way beyond. THE CURRENT REALITY AND TRENDS FOR THE FUTURE Shhe erriiff SSaaddekk Arab Aquaculture Consultants Office, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt. Raaffaeell RRaaffaaeell SEACAM - Secretariat for Eastern African Coastal Area Management Maputo, Mozambique.

Meehhddi i SShhaakkoouurri Shrimp Aquaculture Division, Department of Fisheries (SHILAT), Tehran, Iran. Total domestic fish production in stands at an estimatedMTs while importation is estimated at overMTs as shown in Fig.

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Jens-Petter said in Lagos on Monday that the fi.The GON agencies had many times in the past accused fish importers of manipulating import volumes and values in order to reduce customs duty payable on imported fish during customs clearances at the Nigerian ports and to obtain large amount of foreign exchange for purposes other than fish imports.

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