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GOAL 2018: Tour Ecuador’s Thriving Shrimp Sector

The Global Aquaculture Alliance is offering industry tours immediately before and after its GOAL 2018 conference in Guayaquil, Ecuador, from Sept. 25-27. Two tours are confirmed, with others in the works. The first tour of a shrimp farm and feed mill is in Guayas province, in proximity to Guayaquil, on Monday, Sept. 24. The second tour of a shrimp hatchery, farm and processing plant is in Manabí province and includes an overnight in Manta. Tour stops include Corporación Lanec shrimp farm, Alimentsa feed mill, Aqua Norte shrimp hatchery, Corporación Aray shrimp farm and Empacadora del Pacifico (EDPACIF) S.A. shrimp processing plant.

To confirm your participation, register for the conference and select the appropriate tour or tours when prompted. Transportation is provided. Space is limited, and each tour is closed once its capacity is reached. Questions? Visit the GOAL 2018 webpage or contact GAA’s Steven Hedlund.