News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Izzat H. Feidi

Intelligence

The Arab region seafood marketplace, part 2

Aquaculture in the Arab region grew more than 60 percent in the 1990s and is still growing. Seafood consumption as a whole has distinct characteristics. 

Intelligence

The Arab region seafood marketplace, part 1

All 22 Arab countries are producers, importers, exporters and consumers of seafood products. The total seafood production from capture and aquaculture was 4.7 million metric tons in 2016, of which 1.5 million metric tons (36 percent) was from aquaculture.