The need for proper handling and processing of tilapia is important both for the fishing industry and for the consumers.
Improvement of the processing and handling of tilapia in terms of quality, product range and volume results in increased economic activity and employment. It is also one way of stabilizing fish marketing by providing an outlet for surplus and peak catch even during emergency harvest, thereby ensuring high fishing activities and stable prices. It can also contribute to the efforts related to nutritional goals. Continue reading