Global aquaculture feed production sees double-digit growth
January 26, 2017
International feed production exceeded 1 billion metric tons (MT) for the first time last year with considerable growth made in the aquaculture sector, finds a new report.
According to the “2017 Alltech Global Feed Survey,” which is the sixth edition of the annual study covering 141 countries and more than 30,000 feed mills, total feed production increased by 3.7 percent in 2016. The output for the year was also 19 percent more than the total reported in the 2012 inaugural survey, despite a…