Focus on seafood export

March 12, 2016 12:00 am | Updated 05:36 am IST - KOCHI:

Experts who spoke at a seminar on seafood safety, trade and management organised by the School of Industrial Fisheries at Cochin University of Science and Technology here suggested that Indian seafood industry needs to develop a more product-oriented strategy focussed on branding and quality to further improve the exports from the country.

A release issued here quoted the participants as stating that Indian seafood industry is still concentrating on the export of conventional frozen products, while other seafood exporting nations have shifted their focus to value-added products.

Top News Today


Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.