Fish Marketing - A Market Structure Analysis of Kozhikode and Alappuzha districts

Shyam, S Salim and Rahman, M Ramees and Pushkaran, K N and Nashad, M and Soma, S (2015) Fish Marketing - A Market Structure Analysis of Kozhikode and Alappuzha districts. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (223-24). pp. 18-23. ISSN 0254-380 X


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    The analysis of the three major fish markets of Kozhikode district suggests the need for improved marketing infrastructure. The major problems and constraints which affects the proper working of the markets highlighted indicates the need for governmental interventions in providing infrastructure to improve fish trade in the major fish markets of Kozhikode. The market structure analysis of major fish markets of Alappuzha indicate that there is significant fish trade which caters to the demand for fish in the nearby towns and cities. However lack of appropriate infrastructure and inadequate amenities are limiting factors in fish trade in these markets.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Fish Marketing; Market Structure Analysis; Kozhikode; Alappuzha; Fish markets
    Subjects: Socio Economics and Extension > Fish Marketing
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2016 04:23
    Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 08:35

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