Fishery Output Anticipated to Reach 455,000 Tons

Fishery Output Anticipated to Reach 455,000 Tons

Iran’s annual fishery output is anticipated to reach 455,000 tons in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 19, 2020) that the figure excludes the fishes bred through fish farming.
It has been envisaged production of 237,000 tons of warm-water fishes for the current Iranian year, but regarding the recent flood in the country, the figure is estimated to fall to 200,000 tons.
Some 12 aquatic species are already bred in Iran and the figure is planned to reach 17 by March 2021.