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Demand for fish in Sub-Saharan Africa: the past and the future.

The Sub-Saharan region of Africa accounted for only 5.5% of the world's demand for fish from 1989 to 1991, inspite of comprising 9% of the global population. This study was carried out to determine the future demand for fish in the Sub-Saharan region ...

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Village-based farming of the giant clam, Tridacna gigas (L.), for the aquarium market: initial trials in Solomon Islands.

Between 1989 and 1992, small-scale grow-out trials of cultured Tridacna gigas (L.) were established at 40 coastal villages in Solomon Islands. The juvenile giant clams were delivered to village participants at a mean size of 34.6 mm shell length (SL) and ...

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An inventory of fish species at the urban markets of Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo

This study, which aims at analyzing the nutritional value of fish products sold on the fish markets of Lubumbashi, has been conducted by the World Fish center as part of its regional programme "Fisheries and HIV/AIDS in Africa: investing in ...

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Fish demand and supply projections.

It has been predicted that the global demand for fish for human consumption will increase by more than 50% over the next 15 years. The FAO has projected that the increase in supply will originate primarily from marine fisheries, aquaculture and to a ...

Type: Publication

Changes in consumer tastes in the demand for fish and meat in Malaysia.

In this article the demand for fish and its substitute was estimated using a very flexible demand function, the Almost Ideal Demand System (AIDS) developed by Deaton and Muelllbaeur (1980), incorporating the habit formation variable to measure the impact ...

Type: Publication

Developing markets for small-scale fisheries: utilizing the value chain approach

This chapter describes the constraints for marketing by small-scale fisheries and the steps for market development, including stabilization of the fish supply, setting up cooperatives, enhancing relations in the value chain and building market ...

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Tilapia market introductions in Kuwait: 1982 and 1983.

Markets Research Tilapia MIddle East Kuwait Hopkins, M.L. Hopkins, K.D. Al-Ameeri, A. 220 Wednesday, September 5, 2007 Sunday, January 1, 1984 Middle East Kuwait Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research; Makati, Metro Manila, ICLARM. Safat, Kuwait. 16 p. ...

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Retail prices of fishes in five regions of Bangladesh.

This working paper gives the (1) market prices of different species, and (2) seasonal price variations of carp fishes of Paikan Bazar, Sonkanda Bazar, Monirampur, Mahilara Bazar and Chandmuha hat Bazar, for the year January to December 1999. Data was ...

Type: Publication

Marketing systems for fish from Lake Tana, Ethiopia: opportunities for improved marketing and livelihoods

This study examined the domestic trade in frozen fish sourced from Lake Tana, Ethiopia and identified uneven demand and supply, high harvesting cost, high price, great distance from market, low fish quality as the main constraints. Improvements are needed ...

Type: Publication

Market constraints inhibit milkfish expansion in Southeast Asia

Market constraints are emerging as the major problem facing the Southeast Asian milkfish industry. Dramatic increases in aquaculture production, changes in real per capita incomes and consequent shifts in consumer preferences and magnitude of distances ...

Type: Publication

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