Taprobane to open Sri Lanka’s first shrimp feedmill

June 12, 2019

Taprobane Seafood Group is to construct the country’s first feedmill for shrimp feed. The company’s Director, Dilan Fernando told Asian Agribiz that they expected to set up a 20,000 ton/year feedmill next year. This would be keeping in line with the company’s vision to expand their shrimp business to 30,000 tons in the next two years, “We hope to be able to cater to 50% of the feed requirements locally”, said Mr Fernando commenting on the new feedmill.