Cyprus National Aquaculture Market Report for the years 2003-2007, submitted to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) (Completed 2009)


This report was produced by MER and submitted to FAO to support the GFCM Working Group on Marketing on Aquaculture Products: Development of a Strategy for Marketing and Promotion of Mediterranean aquaculture. The report analyzed national 2003-2007 data and included: introduction, industry review (production trends, structure, costs, regulatory and structural context, economic context, potential for development), market review (consumption patterns of fishery products, market aspects of farmed fish, marketing & aquaculture producer’s organisations, traceability, labelling & certification, and potential niche markets), consumer demographics, SWOT analysis of national aquaculture industry and conclusions and recommendations.