Industry experts believe the strategy of reducing fuel costs and increasing quality are within the reach of virtually all offshore shrimp producers through the gear improvements and that it will have a significant, positive, lasting impact on the economic well-being of shrimp-trawl businesses.
The Steps Required to Produce Visually Perfect, Premium Quality, Great Tasting Wild Shrimp
This pamphlet, released in July 2013, helps fishermen increase the quality of their catches to meet today’s demanding market.
Reducing Fuel Use in the Southeastern U.S.Shrimp Fishery with Vented, Cambered Doors and Braided, Sapphire® Webbing
This study, released in March 2014, explains advancements in shrimp-trawl gear to improve fuel efficiency and catch quality.