Entry Point Projects (EPPs) GNI  million Job Private Investment
(RM million)
Public Investment
(RM million)
1 National Seaweed Nucleus 420 13,788 359 182
2 Sabah Agro Industrial Precint (SAIP) 195 399 584 94
3 Taman Kekal Pengeluaran Makanan (TKPM) 35 479 13 47
4 Integrated Marine Fish Culture 710 1,981 804 21
5 Swiflet Commercial Centre (SCC) 405 7,648 167 13
6 High Finned Grouper & Barramundi 995 760 118 32
7 Integrated Shrimp Aquaculture 267 3,626 716 48
8 Sea Cucumber & Tiger Grouper Combine Culture 555 930 100 41

Total

3,582 29,611 2,861 478

EPP 1 : NATIONAL SEAWEED NUCLEUS of Malaysia
EPP 2 : SABAH AGRO INDUSTRIAL PRECINT (SAIP)
EPP 3 : TAMAN KEKAL PENGELUARAN MAKANAN (TKPM)
EPP 4 : INTEGRATED MARINE FISH CULTURE
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Integrated Marine Fish Culture

 

These are The Current and Identified Areas for Marine Fish Cage Activities

 


Key outcomes of the EPP

   
1,398 or more jobs opportunities.
504 million hybrid and high grade fish fingerlings.
47,040 mt of hybrid and high grade, high market price of marine fish for export annually to China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
   
 

What needs to be done?

 
  Full government support by providing land and access road to location  
 

Key Challenges

 
  Insufficient supply of fingerlings
Intrusion of local folks
Supply of electricity
Access road
Supply of treated water
Skilled technician and workers
Parasite and disease occurrence
Water pollution
Quality control
 
 
   

Mitigation Plan

    Develop a hatchery with 500 mill fingerlings capacity.
Security system to be in placed
Provision of water, electricity and access road
Provision of specific training

 


 

EPP 4 : INTEGRATED  MARINE FISH CULTURE


The proposed Kudat Integrated Marine Fish Culture will be located at Limau Limauan, Kudat.
A total 400 ha of land and sea area has been identified and applied for in 2011.
The proposed project consist of a hatchery, nurseries, cages for grow out, processing plant and live feed production.
The estimated initial project investment will be RM52 million and RM2 million of the total come from government injection.
The hatchery is expected to produce 91 million of hybrid and high grade fish fingerlings to various fish cage culture operators in Sabah.
The cages is expected to produce 8,400 mt annually of hybrid and high grade high market price of marine fish for export to China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
The project is also to provide R & D facilities to interested parties to enhance production of high quality marine fish seeds.
The proposed marine fish to be cultured are: Ephinephelus lanceolatus, E. fuscoguttatus, E. polyphekadion, Plectropomus leopardus, P. maculatus, etc.