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Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Export of fisheries products in Africa
Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
For some African countries, particularly in West-Africa and to lesser extent also countries along the Indian Ocean, fisheries contribute significantly to exports. Remarkable is also that the fish sector is important for a landlocked country like Uganda bordering Victoria Lake.