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United States

USA Mainland Shrimp Farm Production in 2016

And Other Data on USA Marine Shrimp Farming




Alabama: 247,400 pounds.


Florida: 357,695 pounds


Texas: 2,957,438 pounds


Total 3,562,533 pounds



Note: The above figures do not include Fresh Shrimp USA  and Ithuba Shrimp in Florida; Marvesta Charlotte in North Carolina; RDM in Indiana; other small indoor production systems in Michigan, Massachusetts, Hawaii and Iowa; and they do not include Saipan, a commonwealth of the USA in the Western Pacific Ocean.


Information provided by the following: David Coddington, Green Prairie Aqua Farms, Alabama; Mark Godwin, Gulf American Shrimp, Florida; Cliff Morris, Florida Organic Aquaculture, Inc., Florida; Robin Pearl, American Mariculture, Inc., Florida; and Dr. Ya-Sheng Juan, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Brownsville, Texas.



Information: Granvil Treece, Treece and Associates, 927 PR 1236, Lampasas, Texas 76550, USA (phone 1-979-255-6645, email


Source: Email to Shrimp News International from Granvil Treece on January 23, 2017.

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