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 6 : HIGH FINNED GROUPER & BARRAMUNDI
EPP 7 : INTEGRATED SHRIMP AQUACULTURE IN PINTASAN & TELAGA
EPP 8 : SEA CUCUMBER AND TIGER GROUPER COMBINE CULTURE

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High Finned Grouper

EPP 6 : HIGH FINNED GROUPER & BARRAMUNDI


Key outcomes of the EPP

   
Pond & sea cluster is stocked with fish by Dec 2012
Achieve first cycle of production output on Dec 2013
Construction of processing plant commence on March 2012
Construction of pond to commence on June 2012
Export of 1st container of fish by Dec 2013
 
   
 

What needs to be done?

 
  Land allocation (TOL) to be issued by June 2012
Fish to be stocked by Dec 2012
Complete the acquisition of land for processing plant by March 2012
EIA to be completed by May 2012 to enable pond construction to commence.
Farm & processing plant to obtain SPLAM certification
 
 

Key Challenges

 
  Basic infrastructures at the grow out farm access road, electricity & piped water
Shortage of skilled manpower and experts to work on hatchery, nursery & grow out farm
Financial support from institutions
Delay in delivery of quality fish fries from hatchery in Taiwan & Indonesia. The two countries are renowned to product top quality fish fries to support the aquaculture industry.
 
   

Mitigation Plan

    Engage Land & Survey to enable road-reserve to be established as soon as possible.
Engage contractors to build temporary access road to enable site construction to commence.
Engage UMS and other training institute to facilitate the employment of local graduates
Engage Agro Bank & SME Bank to facilitate syndicated loan assistance
Booking of fish fries to take place upon 50% of construction status. Attempt to source from secondary market like Philippines & Australia.

 
Liner (water proof) Pond-Barramundi
200 ponds of 1 acres each
Geomembrane with 15 years lifespan
Kg Sitompok in Kuala Penyu
No pollution to underground water

Fish Cage Cluster High Finner Grouper
100 clusters in total
Kimanis Bay

Hatchery & Nursery
5 acres of land
Kg Binsuluk

Key Performance Index:
67,000 tonnes annual output by 2020
GNI of RM994.5 million by 2020

High Finned Grouper
Very sought after species by overseas consumer
Can fetch up to RM240 / kilo
Exported by Air Cargo to Hong Kong & Mainland China
New market potential to Singapore, Taiwan, Korea, Japan & Australia
 
Barramundi
Traditionally consumed by consumers local and overseas Can fetch up to RM20 / kilo
Exported by Air Cargo to Australia, China, Singapore & Peninsular Malaysia
New market potential to New Zealand & Middle East
Strong demand from local O&G industry for offshore staff meals
 

 

 Edited on August 02, 2021 03:55:15 AM  by Michael

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