Sep 6, 2000, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9056208
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low very consumption fish capita per Iran's consumption fish capita Per -- IRNA 6, Sept ,.Prov Gilan Rasht, the of consumption average with compared low very is Iran in .countries World Third in food protein-rich the of department relations public the of head Jeddi, Mohammad per that Wednesday on Irna told Organization, Fisheries country's fish average while kg 6.4 is Iran in consumption fish capita .kg 5-14.13 is countries World Third in consumption and kg 25 is consumption fish capita per average the Europe In" .added he "kg, 9 some is it large at world the in consumes fish, of consumption capita per highest the with Japan, .said he person, per year a fish of kg 80 provinces coastal Iran's in consumed fish of amount the While Third in food useful this of consumption average the to close is Iranians of diet the in place no has food the countries, World .stated Jeddi provinces, central the in living southern from tons fish--234,200 of tons 412,000 over Currently, from tons 67,800 and waters, northern from tons 110,000 waters, said, official the yearly, produced resources--are water domestic next the in tons 695,000 to increase will amount total that predicting .years five the increasing jobs, creating food, in sufficiency Achieving increasing poverty, eradicating earnings, currency foreign country's the improving and seafoods, in particularly production, Organization Fisheries the of agenda the in top are industry fisheries .concluded official the Plan, Development Third the during FS/LS/KS End