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FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE DISCUSSED IN ANTALYA WORKSHOP…

Press release… Workshop participants enriched their knowledge of aquaculture and visited private aquaculture farms and research institutions… 22 June 2022, Antalya, Türkiye – Fisheries and aquaculture have made significant contributions to livelihoods, employment, food security and nutrition for decades. In 2018, 52 percent of fish available for human consumption came from aquaculture. Aquaculture is …

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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON FISHERIES SUSTAINABILITY…

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MANUEL BARANGE: WE NEED TO EMPOWER SMALL-SCALE FISHERS, FISH FARMERS AND FISH WORKERS

IYAFA: Interview with Manuel Barange, Director of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Division at FAO, on the importance of artisanal fisheries and aquaculture for the environmental sustainability We sat down with professor Barange to hear his vision for the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture and to focus on Pillar …

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FISH AND BREAD FESTIVAL IN BAKU; TURKISH FISH AT BROTHERS’ TABLE!

Press release… Azerbaijanis loved Turkish fish very much…. In the January-April period of 2022, which breaks export records every year, the aquaculture sector, which brought Turkiye 472 million dollars in foreign currency with an increase of 16 percent, organized a Fish-Bread Festival in Azerbaijan as a friendly and brotherly country. …

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AQUACULTURE PRECEDES HUNTING!

Aquaculture production soared by 1.8 percent in 2021 compared to the previous year and amounted to 799 thousand 851 tons, while aquaculture products accounted for 59 percent of the production. Fisheries hunting decreased by 9.9 percent last year. Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK – TURKSTAT)) announced the fisheries data for 2021. …

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YÜKSEL AKGÖL: ARABIAN PENINSULA AND AFRICA ARE OUR NEW TARGETS

Press release… Yüksel Akgöl was elected as the Chairman of the Board of Directors at the 2021 Ordinary Elective General Assembly Meeting of the Mediterranean Fisheries and Animal Products Exporters’ Association (ASHİB), a member of the Mediterranean Exporters’ Associations (AKİB). Yüksel Akgöl Yüksel Akgöl, the new Chairman of ASHİB’s Board …

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BEDRİ GİRİT: WE EXPORT SEAFOOD AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS TO 142 COUNTRIES

Press release… Aegean Fisheries and Animal Products Exporters’ Association Chairman of the Board of Directors Bedri Girit stated that as fishery and animal products sector, they reached the export level of 3 billion 590 million dollars at the end of 2021, catching their 2023 target two years ago. Bedri Girit …

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TURKIYE’S FISHERY AND ANIMAL PRODUCT EXPORTS TO UZBEKISTAN REACH 17 MILLION DOLLARS…

Press release… Turkiye’s aquaculture and animal products exports to Uzbekistan reached 17 million dollars in 2021 Aegean Fisheries and Animal Products Exporters’ Association participated in the 21st International Food, Ingredients and Food Technologies Fair (UzFood 2022), held in Uzbekistan on 29-31 March, with an info stand. Bedri Girit Aegean Fisheries …

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OSMAN PARLAK: TURKISH SALMON EXPORT HIT HARD BY THE WAR

Osman Parlak, Deputy Chairman of the Fisheries Centre Union and Chairman of Samsun-Sinop Region Fisheries Breeders’ Association, said that the war between Russia and Ukraine had severely disrupted the 250 million dollar Turkish Salmon market, especially to Russia. Osman Parlak said, “We export 80 percent of Turkish salmon to Russia. …

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FISHING BAN STARTS ON APRIL 15!

Despite about 3 weeks remaining in the seas for the fishing ban that will start on April 15, some boats could not fish as they expected, so they stopped early and anchored in the port. While some fishermen are already starting their preparations for the next season, some will go …

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