Select Page

Chinese fishmeal plants leave fishermen in the Gambia all at sea

Chinese fishmeal plants leave fishermen in the Gambia all at sea

This article from The Guardian explains how the Chinese continue to have a worrying impact upon the fishing industry in The Gambia.

Scientists and campaigners warn that factories in coastal villages are wreaking environmental and economic havoc.

Before the arrival of fishmeal factories in the Gambia, Musa Duboe would catch red snapper and barracuda to be sold at the local market. But his income had begun to dwindle due to depleted stocks.

Read the rest of this article at https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/mar/20/chinese-fishmeal-plants-leave-fishermen-gambia-all-at-sea

Leave a Reply

Follow BFiG on Twitter

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1 other subscriber.

Blog Stats

  • 2,973 hits