Domestic marketing and infrastructure development of marine fisheries in India

Sathiadhas, R and Narayanakumar, R and Immanuel, Sheela and Fernando, A Bastian (2000) Domestic marketing and infrastructure development of marine fisheries in India. In: Proceedings of the workshop on Rural fish marketing, 2000, Tuticorin.



The harvesting technology in open access marine fisheries and marketing pattern of marine products have undergonerapid structural change in the post liberalisation era of the Indian economy. Product development, market diversifiC3tion311d consequent inftastrul"turedevelopmcnts in fishery sector have been oriented m:1.inJytowards the enhancement of exports and forcx earnings. The thrust on exporl" led to the growth of prcscIVatiol1and processing sector of seafood industry. The conunercial imporL111Cofe mostof the primary markets (landing centres) in the rural coastal areas have been shifted to a few urban centres. TIICnIral-urban divide is further widenedas the movement. of fish is channelised to Ulelong distance urban markets.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Domestic marketing; infrastructure development; marine fisheries; India
Subjects:Marine Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:5684
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:26 Oct 2010 14:53
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