MPEDA began supply of black tiger shrimp seeds from its new multispecies aquaculture complex this February
The cyclone has hit hard around 10,000 shrimp farmers and 20,000 workers dependent on it.
Even Chinese nets fail to catch the yield due to pollutants being pumped into the river and the unscientific manner in which fresh water is released to flush out the chemicals.
India exports seafood worth $2,300 million to the US per year with frozen shrimp as the principal item of exports.
To conserve marine turtles in Indian waters, fishery interactions with these animals have to be constantly monitored.
Even though Andhra Pradesh is the largest exporter of shrimp in the country, it also tops the list of number of rejections by major markets.