TAWAU FISH MARKET
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Photo Right : Huge Tuna Fish are
|‘Tawau fish trade dependent on supply from
The survival of major fish processing plants in Tawau is dependent on the volume and quality of raw materials from Indonesia.
On Indonesia’s status as an important fisheries trading partner for Sabah, ranking only second to Peninsular Malaysia in terms of fish imports during the 1991-1999 period, he said imports from there made up 13-23 per cent (mean 16.4 per cent) of the annual fisheries imports.
Except for 1998-1999, fish exports to Indonesia are negligible, representing only 0.02-1.41 per cent (mean 0.29 per cent) of Sabah fish exports
3) spiny lobster and
4) miscellaneous dried products.
4) spanish mackerel,
5) snappers and
1) shrimp (frozen or chilled),
2) spiny lobsters and
3) other miscellaneous products (dried or salted forms).
The average fisheries import prices fluctuated between RM3.46 and 7.69 per kg during the 1991-1999 period.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Do you know that more than 11,300 Sharks were killed every
hour for their fins?
5,000 kg of shark fins are consumed daily in Beijing alone.
Out of a Shark, only 4% is taken, 96% is thrown back to the sea and the sharks bleed to death as a result.
100millions brutally murdered annually.
May 02, 2010 02:08:01 AM