Australia bans shrimp imports as disease problem escalates

Published on
January 9, 2017

crop.-1.jpg.thumbnail.150x150.jpegShrimp prices in Australia are set to soar following the government’s decision to place an indefinite ban on imports of the frozen crustacean following the outbreak of the devastating white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) at shrimp farms in Queensland.

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