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South Asia


Indonesia has a long history of aquaculture and is a leading producer of milkfish, marine shrimp, and carp. Aquaculture has been traditionally practiced in brackish water coastal ponds and inland freshwater ponds. Indonesia has substantial potential for marine cage farming development.

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Malaysia is an emerging aquaculture nation with opportunities for a wide variety of popular freshwater and marine species.

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The Philippines is a leading producer within Southeast Asia of milkfish, tilapia, and shrimp, and is diversifying to include the culture of marine fish in ocean cages.

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Vietnam is the largest producer and exporter of pangasius catfish. It also produces tilapia, carp, and a variety of marine fish.

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