Ice plants not feasible for maritime islands: Koroilavesau

Minister for Fisheries Semi Koroilavesau in Cikobia this week. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI

THE Fisheries Ministry is hesitant to install ice plants on remote islands because it demands a lot of water, a scarcity in many of Fiji’s maritime zones. Responding to requests for such plants on Kioa and Cikobia, Fisheries Minister Semi Koroilavesau said establishing one ice plant cost about $800,000. Mr Koroilavesau said the operations of […]

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