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Consultants in Sustainable Fisheries & Aquaculture

Saudi Arabia Aquaponics Feasibility Study

Project Location: Saudi Arabia
Project Date: 2014
Project Funding: Balwara Technology
Project Summary: Saudi Arabia Aquaponics Feasibility Study


MEP were contracted to complete a feasibility study into the possible development of a pilot-scale aquaponics facility in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The key aims of the study were to consider possible site locations for the facility for suitability, investigate the current market for vegetable and fish products in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and to consider possible sources of required equipment (such as tanks etc…) to allow for accurate pricing of the facility.