This indefatigable industry, reaching a value of almost INR 1,232 billion in the year 2020 & expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.5% is a major industry employing 145 million people in India. Indian Fisheries Sector ranks second in aquaculture and in fisheries production. Fisheries contributes to 1.07% of the Total GDP of India.
Struggling with its majorly unorganized structure, Indian fish market is driven by the huge export potential it offers. The market accounts for about 6% of the global production. Currently, the country represents one of the largest producers of fish in the world. In recent years, India has witnessed a huge growth both in domestic consumption, as well as the export of fishes, consequently enhancing the Indian fish market.
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