According to the report of the Directorate of Fisheries (MARD), the total aquaculture and fishery production reached 4,007 million tons in July, which is an increase of 4.4% compared to last year. In which, aquaculture output was 2,057 million tons, an increase of 4.1%.
» Pangasius fish: 632,431 tons (an of increase 5%).
» Brackish water shrimp: 250,027 tons (an increase of 3.8%).
In general, the aquaculture production yields tend to increase while the farming area remains the same (shrimp) or even decreases (fish).