Acta Scientific Agriculture (ASAG)(ISSN: 2581-365X)

Review Article Volume 8 Issue 2

Exploring the Rich Waters: A Comprehensive Overview of Fish and Fish Product Exports from Karnataka

V Basil Hans*

Research Professor, Srinivas University, Mangalore, INDIA

*Corresponding Author: V Basil Hans, Research Professor, Srinivas University, Mangalore, INDIA.

Received: January 08, 2024; Published: January 20, 2023


Karnataka, due to its expansive Arabian Sea littoral, is an essential contributor to the seafood exports of India. The present study examines the fish and fish product exports originating from the state, with a specific focus on processed fish products, primary marine fish exports, and the markets to which they are exported. Although Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia are the leading importers, the sector faces obstacles including infrastructure deficits, climatic changes, and stringent international quality standards. However, prospects are abundant in the fields of aquaculture, value-added products, and brand development. To combat exploitation, an emphasis is placed on sustainable fishing practices, which highlights the significance of community-based management in the preservation of natural resources. The assessment emphasizes the potential of Karnataka and the imperative for novel approaches to sustain its position as a leader in international fish exports.

Keywords: The Arabian Sea; Karnataka; Processed Fish Products; Seafood Exports; The Middle East; Southeast Asia; European Countries; Climatic Changes; The Global Export of Fish; Ecosystem


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Citation: V Basil Hans. “Exploring the Rich Waters: A Comprehensive Overview of Fish and Fish Product Exports from Karnataka". Acta Scientific Agriculture 8.2 (2024): 52-59.


Copyright: © 2024 V Basil Hans. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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