Profile updated on 31 March 2019
Penaeus monodon , Penaeus vannamei , Penaeus merguiensis
Giant tiger prawn, Whiteleg shrimp, Camarón blanco, Banana prawn, banana prawn
Rayong, Chachoengsao, Chumphon, Trat, Chanthaburi, Surat Thani, Songkhla
PREDOMINANT PRODUCTION SYSTEM
hatchery - closed cycle
Image: Holtius 1980 via FAO
MoAC and the DoF should publish national and provincial aquaculture management plans that include EIA and zonal approaches to shrimp farm siting and production based on carrying capacity studies and shared disease risks.