Global tilapia production and consumption growth has mirrored the species' versatility. The fish will remain integral to rural aquaculture development.
India farmers are considering ways to boost production. If approved on a wider basis, production of Pacific white shrimp could boost overall yields.
Australia’s prawn industry has encountered its first scare over white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) following positive test results in the northern territories.
Recirculating systems for commercial scale farming of shrimp have been tried in several areas of Thailand over the past five years.