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Area utilized and production of Tiger Shrimp during 2012-13

A total of 93110 ha area is under tiger shrimp culture in 9 maritime states producing 123303 MT with an average production of 1.32 MT/ha/year. The state of Gujarat records maximum productivity of 3.03 MT/ha/year followed by Tamil Nadu and Orissa with productivity of 2.74 and 2.25 respectively.

Sl. No. State Area Utilized
(Ha)
Production
(MT)
Productivity
(MT/ha/Year)
1 West Bengal 48,410 52,581 1.09
2 Orissa 6,256 14,096 2.25
3 Andhra Pradesh 15,925 25,948 1.63
4 Tamil Nadu 6,293 17,220 2.74
5 Kerala 12,917 5,175 0.4
6 Karnataka 240 180 0.75
7 Goa 30 48 1.61
8 Maharashtra 1,047 2,010 1.92
9 Gujarat 1,992 6,045 3.03
  Total 93,110 123,303 1.32

Area utilized and production of L vannamei during 2012-13

22715 ha is under pacific white shrimp culture in 7 maritime states producing 147516 MT with Andhra Pradesh leading in total area under culture and production. All India average productivity is 6.49 MT/ha/year.

Sl. No. State Area (Ha) Prod. (MT) Productivity
(MT/ha/Year)
1 West Bengal 0 0 0
2 Orissa 46 436 9.48
3 Andhra Pradesh 20198 133135 6.59
4 Tamil Nadu 1511 8595 5.69
5 Kerala 0 0
6 Karnataka 154 484 3.14
7 Goa 1 15
8 Maharashtra 439 1503 3.42
9 Gujarat 366 3348 9.14
  Total 22715 147516 6.49

Area utilized and production of Tiger and L vannamei shrimp during 2012-13

The nine farming states have produced 270819 MT of these shrimp varieties with Andhra Pradesh topping the production followed by West Bengal and Tamil Nadu.

Sl. No. State Area (Ha) Prod. (MT) Productivity
(MT/ha/Year)
1 West Bengal 48,410 52,581 1.09
2 Orissa 6,302 14,532 2.31
3 Andhra Pradesh 36,123 159,083 4.4
4 Tamil Nadu 7,804 25,815 3.31
5 Kerala 12,917 5,175 0.4
6 Karnataka 394 664 1.68
7 Goa 31 63 2.05
8 Maharashtra 1,486 3,513 2.36
9 Gujarat 2,359 9,393 3.98
  Total 115,826 270,819 2.34

State wise details of Scampi farming during 2012-13

The total scampi production from the nine states is 3332 MT from 2919 ha with an average productivity of 1.14 MT/ha/year. West Bengal is the leading producer followed by Orissa and Andhra Pradesh.

Sl.
No
State Area Utilized (ha) Production (MT) Productivity
(MT/ha/Yr)
1 West Bengal 1520 2446 1.61
2 Orissa 886 592 0.67
3 Andhra Pradesh 280 174 0.62
4 Tamil Nadu 136 54 0.39
5 Kerala 48 6 0.12
6 Karnataka 0 0 0.00
7 Maharashtra 49 60 1.22
8 Gujarat 0 0 0.00
Total 2919 3332 1.14