Shrimp industry does not need consolidation or to be run like the salmon industry.
It will be counter productive to consolidate. This is the message of what companies are for.
Innovation, widely dpread ownership and diverse firms that adapt fast to society’s needs is the better route.
Collective capitalism is already the existing shrimp farming model if one takes a helicopter view.
Also as a young industry, highly profitable and under continual scrutiny, shrimp aquaculture in its relatively short 40 years has not had the luxury to externalize its wastes….