Economic assessment of shrimp (Penaeus monodon) hatchery industry in Panay Island, Philippines.

Results of the economic assessment of shrimp hatchery industry in Panay Island, Philippines are presented. In order to ensure continuous viability of hatcheries, the critical areas of concern are: financing of operating capital and improvement of facilities; collective marketing efforts through cooperatives; updating of technology especially in disease prevention and control; and diversification strategies.


Agbayani, R.F. (1994)
NAGA 17 (3): 37-38