Chinese investors set eyes on aquaculture prospects in Palawan
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PHILIPPINESWednesday, November 22, 2017PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan – A group of Chinese businessmen is expec

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan – A group of Chinese businessmen is expected to arrive here this week to check on the possibility of investing in aquaculture, particularly in the rearing of high-value export commodity fish.

The businessmen are expected to arrive on November 23 to check on the five mariculture parks in the province for the possibility of establishing hatcheries for high-value species of groupers such as leopard coral trout or red suno, green grouper or loba, and tiger grouper or lapung-baboy, said Roberto Abrera of the Regional Fisheries Research and Development Center of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Tuesday 21st of November 2017.

The proposed sites are located in barangays Sta. Lucia and Binduyan in Puerto Princesa, the towns of Coron and San Vicente in northern Palawan, and Narra and Quezon in the south.

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