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30 March 2015
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Aquaculture Company Receives Global G.A.P Certification
SAUDI ARABIA - National Aquaculture Group (NAQUA) is the first company in Saudi Arabia to achieve GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture (Shrimp & Fish) and Compound Feed Manufacturing...
16 January 2015
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia National Aquaculture Group Achieves four-star BAP Certification
SAUDI ARABIA - The Middle East now has its first Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification from the Global Aquaculture Alliance. ...
19 February 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Aquaculture a Booming Sector Across the Middle East
SAUDI ARABIA - Saudi Arabia and Oman are leading a fresh wave of investment in the Gulf’s aquaculture industry, as increasing regional fish consumption gives investors...
04 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Saudi Aquaculture Investments to Reach SR60 Billion
SAUDI ARABIA - Investments on aquaculture projects will be increased from their current level of SR20 billion to SR60 billion to produce one million tons of fish...
23 August 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Pollution Having Dramatic Effect on Red Sea Fish Stocks
SAUDI ARABIA - Despite government efforts, environmental pollution in the Red Sea has led to the loss of up to 70 per cent of its fishing wealth, said an official...
15 May 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia National Prawn Company makes Advances in Sea Cucumber Aquaculture
SAUDI ARABIA - The National Prawn Company is making advancements in aquaculture through the farming of Sea Cucumber, meeting the market’s huge demand for nutritional...
05 April 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia AKVA Group Confirms Contract with National Prawn Co
SAUDI ARABIA - AKVA group has confirmed a new contract with National Prawn Co. (NPC) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The total contract value is $10,160,700 and...
12 July 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Shrimp Prices Rise on Increased Demand
SAUDI ARABIA - A kilo of regular-sized shrimp that sold for SR30 two weeks ago has increased to SR45, with jumbo-sized shrimps rising from SR60 to SR90 and super...
07 June 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia UN Welcomes $66 Million for Ag, Fishing Projects in Saudi Arabia
SAUDI ARABIA - The United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has welcomed Saudi Arabia’s contribution of $66 million to implement its technical assistance...
05 October 2011
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia OIE: White Spot Disease Reported In Saudi Arabia
SAUDI ARABIA - An outbreak of white spot disease has been reported to the OIE by Mr Abdulghani Y. M. Al Fadhl, Director General, Animal and Plant Quarantine Department,...
27 April 2011
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia White Spot Reported In Saudi Arabia
SAUDI ARABIA - White spot disease caused high mortality in adult shrimp at one farm in February this year....
31 August 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC Awarded BRC ‘A’ Grade Accrediation
SAUDI ARABIA - The National Prawn Company, a world leader in desert coastal aquaculture, has been awarded the prestigious British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global...
15 July 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC And Aramco Cooperate On Environment
SAUDI ARABIA - Senior executives of the National Prawn Company (NPC) and Aramco met in Al Lith on June 30 and reviewed possible areas of cooperation in the field...
01 June 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC And KAUST Explore Collaboration On Research Projects
SAUDI ARABIA - Senior faculty members from King Abudullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) recently visited the National Prawn Company’s extensive aquaculture...
29 April 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC Looks To Increase Opportunities
SAUDI ARABIA - The National Prawn Company (NPC), Saudi Arabia’s first venture into onshore aquaculture, is looking to increase not only sale opporutnities but...
15 March 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC Appoint New General Manager
SAUDI ARABIA - The National Prawn Company (NPC), among the world's largest integrated prawn farms, has appointed Frédéric Millet as General Manager Of Quality...
02 March 2010
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Arasco Visit The UK
SAUDI ARABIA - Staff from ARASCO, a large commercial feed manufacturer in Saudi Arabia, visited the UK recently to learn more about the Anitox Maxi-Mil® Milling...
03 July 2009
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia NPC to Become World's Largest Shrimp Supplier
SAUDI ARABIA - The fully-integrated hatchery, farm and processing facility located south of Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was built at a cost of more than $350m...
18 June 2009
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Constructing the World's Largest Prawn Farm
SAUDI ARABIA - In the scorching heat of the Saudi Arabian desert, more than 100 heavy Caterpillar machines are moving 20,000 cubic metres of sand every day to...
11 May 2009
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Crack Down on Illegal Arabian Fish Farm
SAUDI ARABIA - Teams from the Makkah municipality destroyed yesterday an illegal fish farm that was growing fish in the Yaj Valley west of Makkah. ...
11 March 2009
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Saudi Firm Invests US$300 Million in Aquaculture
SAUDI ARABIA - Saudi Arabian investors are reportedly planning to pump large sums into developing aquaculture projects not only in the region, but in depressed areas...
09 March 2009
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia AKVA Unites with Saudi Prawn Company
SAUDI ARABIA - National Prawn Company (NPC), of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and AKVA group ASA has entered into a strategic cooperation and as a part of this the...
03 December 2008
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Trouw Nutrition and Aimco to Cooperate
SAUDI ARABIA - Trouw Nutrition and Arabian Integral Ministration Company (Aimco) have signed a co-operation agreement regarding feed premix production. ...
25 November 2008
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Saudi Company to Invest $300m in Foreign Fish Farming
SAUDI ARABIA - Gulf investors are planning to develop aquaculture projects in the region and Asian and African countries. ...
17 October 2007
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Aquaculture firm loses share values
DUBAI - Shares in Dubai dropped yesterday after a strong 3.1 per cent rally on Monday, slipping 3.47 points, or 0.07 per cent, to close at 4,640.53. ...
31 July 2007
Global Fish Farming News from Saudi Arabia Seafood market pace yields new Dubai expo
DUBAI - Dubai's rapidly expanding seafood market, which topped AED 735 million in 2006, has given rise to the Middle East’s first exhibition dedicated to the seafood...

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