Fishmeal emerging as ‘strategic protein’

 

Changing trends in the aquaculture market and the possible future scarcity of fishmeal means that instead of being priced like a commodity, the market could soon see it priced as a strategic ingredient vital for fish farming allowing it to carry more of a premium, an analyst believes.

If enough observers believe that conditions have shifted and the change happens then it’s likely fishmeal prices will behave more like fish oil prices do, senior Rabobank analyst Gorjan Nikolik told attendees to the Global Outlook on Aquaculture Leadership (GOAL) conference last week.


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