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DTI incentive helps abalone farmer meet demand

DTI incentive helps abalone farmer meet demand

A company that farms abalone in Hermanus in the Western Cape, exports 275 tons of abalone a year to the Far East. Using funds from a Department of Trade and Industry aquaculture incentive, Abagold will soon push up exports to 500 tons, creating more than 100 new jobs in the process.

Western Cape to boost aquaculture

Special economic zones may be set up in Western Cape, which aims to expand its aquaculture sector, particularly for abalone farming.
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South Africa abalone fishing

South Africa bans abalone fishing

South Africa has indefinitely suspended the fishing of abalone - commonly known as perlemoen - in its waters, effective from 1 February 2008, as environmental authorities take drastic measures to protect the shellfish species from commercial extinction as a result of poaching and habitat destruction.


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