Aquaculture
in the Region of Murcia

INVEST IN MURCIA. SECTORS. Aquaculture

PIONEERING SECTOR

Aquaculture, despite its recent development in the Region of Murcia in the 80’s, has established itself as an industry with significant business opportunities after exponential growth over the years. In Spain, aquaculture turnover amounts to €377 million, 40% of which are contributed by Murcia. A complete network of infrastructures has developed in parallel to this industry, as well as auxiliary sectors contributing to its annual economic growth.

Aquaculture, a sector where the Region has been a pioneer for centuries, offers growth potential for companies deciding to set up and grow here.
Murcia accounts for 40% of Spain’s turnover.

Production of Aquaculture in European Union (2017)
Expressed in Throusand Tons (t). Source: Agromar.

 

 

ON A NATIONAL LEVEL, TURNOVER AMOUNTS TO €377 MILLION, 40% OF THEM CONTRIBUTED BY MURCIA.