Best place to start if you want to know about history of shrimp farming is Bob Rosenberry’s Shrimp News. It is THE reference site.
Of course there is a French Background to shrimp farming.
I was recruited by an American Company in 1983 and first thing I was asked to do was spy on the French Shrimp Technology…..
Marine Shrimp Farming 1980-1990 – France Aquaculture, The Pioneering Phase, Technology Transfer – Ecuador. Can be found here at The French Connection