Sustainable Management of Marine Fisheries of India

Pillai, N G K (2010) Sustainable Management of Marine Fisheries of India. In: India International Seafood Show 2010, 19-21 February 2010, Chennai.



India is one among the top ten fish producing countries in the world contributing over 5% (7.5 million tonnes (t)) of the world fish production. The marine fisheries sector contributes nearly 50% of the total fish production and the total export of seafood during 2008-09 was estimated at 6,02,835 t at a value of Rs. 8608 crores. The estimated manpower employed in the marine fisheries sector in 2005 was a whopping 1.24 million and in addition an almost equal number are reported to be involved in the harvest and post-harvest activities including marketing.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Sustainable management; marine fisheries; India
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Management
Aquaculture > Fisheries Management

Marine Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:8714
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:17 Sep 2011 10:15
Last Modified:17 Sep 2011 10:15

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