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Consultants in Sustainable Fisheries & Aquaculture

Tilapia Farming in Angola

Project Location: Angola
Project Date: May 2011
Project Funding: Angola Business Corporation
Project Summary: The provision of consultancy services in relation to the set up and operation of a commercial Tilapia aquaculture facility in Angola


MacAlister Elliott were contracted to supply start-up technical assistance for a fish farm to be built by the Angola Business Corporation. The 10ha pilot farm was already constructed and was due to commissioned. The farm was then expanded to produce at least 1000 t/yr of tilapia for the Angola Business Corporation’s restaurants and food service business.