Last year’s fish import doubled from 2014


Last year’s fish and fish products import has doubled comparatively to 2014, Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Recourses said.

In 2014, 78, 712 metric tons of fish and fisheries products were imported to Sri Lanka and in 2015 the number rose to 120, 046.

Last year 8445 metric tons of dry fish, 24, 607 metric tons of sprats and 2216 metric tons of Maldives fish were imported into the country.