Estimated costs and returns for commercial cage production of fingerlings and table-size mullet (Mugil cephalus) in Dakhlia Governorate, Egypt
- Large scale cage culture of mullet is new practice in Egypt and have not economically evaluated. The aims of this study are: to assess the economic potential of the actual practices of private mullet cage operations in Manzala Lake; estimate costs, returns and performance indicators based on growth stage (initial size) and cage volumes; test sensitivity of mullet cage culture to changes in selling price combined with change in production levels or production costs.
- Sustainable aquaculture 
- Journal Article
- Blue Resources for Aquaculture, Environment and Society Development (BRAESD), Egypt