Fisheries and aquaculture play a significant role in providing employment, reducing poverty and promoting health. Fish is an extremely nutritious – a vital source of protein and essential nutrients. The sector provides employment opportunities to nearly 14.5 lakhs people directly and indirectly. Sustainable fisheries can generate lasting benefits for nutritional security and economic growth. Good governance and Good Aquaculture Practices can enable fisheries to thrive sustainably. There is an urgent need to bring the stakeholders of sector on common platform to create a suitable eco-system for the rapid growth of fisheries Sector.
Andhra Pradesh Technology Development & Promotion Centre and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) work to create and sustain an environment conducive to the growth of industry in India, partnering industry and government alike through advisory and consultative process. CII also takes initiatives to bring the various stake holders of specific industry on common platform by organizing Conference & Exhibitions.
This International Conference and Exhibition on Fisheries with the theme Sustainable Technologies, Development and Business Opportunities for Fisheries Sector is a platform that brings together all the stakeholders such as industry, academia, policy agencies etc. to a common platform.