The Philippines, with an island-dwelling population of more than 93 million and more than 7,100 islands, is a major fishing nation and the world's second largest archipelagic state. In 2012, the Philippines ranked among the major fish producing countries in the world with a total production of 3.1 million tonnes of fish, crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic animals. Aquaculture contributed 790,900 tonnes, or 25.4 per cent, to the total fish production. Much of its production is consumed locally with per caput fish consumption amounting to 32.7 kg in 2011.
11th world aquaculture producer
(Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, 2011)
Philippines' International Aquaculture and Fishing Industry Event
26 - 28 June 2019 | World Trade Center, Pasay City | Philippines
Aquaculture Philippines 2019 is an ideal platform to promote your brand, products and solutions to a highly targeted group of industry professionals, decision makers and buyers. As part of expansion in Livestock Philippines 2019, the event will lure over 10,440 stakeholders and specialist.