Indonesia aims to boost shrimp production to 2 million tonnes

The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (KKP) Ministry is striving to meet the 2024 shrimp production target of two million tonnes by evaluating existing ponds, revitalising traditional ponds, and building ponds based on regional-based industrial scale modeling, according to Antara news agency. production target is limited land procurement for shrimp cultivation. cultivation ponds to boost shrimp production by at least 15–20 tonnes per hectare. shrimp exporters, he said, adding that it requires no less than 2 trillion to 3 trillion rupiah (135-202 million USD) to develop the shrimp cultivation sector in the country. Indonesia contributed 6.9% to the world’s shrimp supply in the 2015–2020 period.

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