AQUA NEWS

NEW SHRIMP BREEDING CENTRE- INDONESIA

Hendrix Genetics announced establishment of new shrimp broodstock multiplication center. The facility is due to be operational in early 2021, and will sell specific pathogen-free (SPF) shrimp broodstock. The venture will involve the formation of a formation of a new company, PT Kona Bay Indonesia. Initial operations will be based at a SPF facility in West Java. Within two years, the Dutch company plans to move to brand new state-of-the-art SPF facilities in North Bali, capable of producing over 100,000 SPF Vannamei broodstock per year.