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Mediterranean marine aquaculture is on the way to becoming a myth

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Mediterranean marine aquaculture is on the way to becoming a myth, if it is not already.
We have recently held the first Workshop of the MedAID-EU Project, where the results of the first year of work have been presented, an evaluation of the producing sector and an analysis of the main competitiveness indicators. Our colleagues from the University of Cantabria, in their presentation, indicated that a significant change is taking place in the sector, and point out that there is a trend towards business concentration, but not any concentration, but aimed at having fewer and fewer companies and larger.
These sectoral changes have occurred previously (2004 and 2011 are the most significant) but always within an order of magnitude clearly Mediterranean and with a proprietary and corporate structure that we could also define as Mediterranean or rather European.
Selonda, Nireus and Andromeda (three large Greek companies) have just come together with the aim of creating a joint venture to facili…