How Bangladesh Could Be Psyched Up for Seafood Revolution
Author : Afifat Khanam Ritika
30 Jan 2024

A new year with new hope! Bangladesh will finally start trial tuna fishing from the Bay in February this year. The extension of Bangladeshs tuna-catching pilot project is not just a strategic move to tap into the countrys expansive marine resources; it also aligns with the imperative to make seafish, particularly tuna, popular among consumers. Despite possessing a substantial exclusive economic zone of 1.19 lakh square kilometers in the Bay of Bengal, the country has historically explored only a fraction of this potential, limiting its fishing activities to four regions totaling 24,000 square kilometers at a depth of 100 meters...