|Type :||Interpretation – translation for conference|
|Fields :||Fishery, Aquiculture|
|Venue :||Ho Chi Minh City|
|With expert interpreters of AKT Service Co., Ltd|
The Asia-Pacific Aquaculture Conference (APA-2013) with the theme “Positioning for profit” was held on December 10th – 13th, 2013 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) in Vietnam.
This was the second time that Asian Pacific Chapter of World Aquaculture Society (WAS-APC) held the Asia-Pacific Aquaculture Conference in the Southeastern Asia, and it was the first conference in Vietnam. This meaningful event offered opportunities for the international aquaculture community to see the rapidly expanding fishery industry of Vietnam (nearly 50 percent increase in the last five years in farming area and over 100 percent in production volume for the last 16 years). The conference this year aimed to deliver a strong message that the world aquaculture needed a strategic approach towards sustainable development in the future.
There were 1,800 participants to the seminars of APA2013 and more than 170 Vietnamese and foreign companies displaying at the trade show. Attendees heard 50 reports and presentations by scientists and experts from governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations in research, training and trading field from over 70 countries and territories in the world.
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