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June 10, 2015


Add Palestine to Your List of Shrimp Farming Countries


The Gaza Strip, a region of Palestine on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea that borders Egypt and Israel, has its first shrimp farm.  Rezek al-Salmi, who learned aquaculture in Israel, built the farm in Khan Younes, Gaza.  Shrimp sell for $25 a kilogram in Gaza.


Source: The Daily Star (Lebanon).  In Gaza, Fish Farms Bring Relief to Seafood Lovers.  June 10, 2015.

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