Partnership Programme of FAO SEUR and the Ministry of Agriculture of Georgia
Programme Coordinator: Thomas Moth-Poulsen, FAO SEU Fishery Officer, e-mail: Thomas.MothPoulsen(at)
National Coordinator: Maia Metreveli e-mail:metreveli(at)

Web Editor: Ekaterine Tsurtsumia, e-mail: ekatherine_tsurtsumia(at)


Country Profile

Contact Point for Fishery in Georgia

Mrs. Maia Metreveli

Adviser of the Minister

Ministry of Agriculture of Georgia

6 Marshal Gelovani ave., 0159 Tbilisi, Georgia.

Phone/Fax: +995 32 378007; Mob: +995 99 115591.


News and Events

FAO Information

Fishery and Aquaculture / Fish Farms in Georgia

Crab, Shrimp and other Farms in Georgia

  • Solar Georgia Ltd.
  • Iberia Pontomarin Aquacultura Ltd. located in Gonio near by Kvariati (Adjara Region)

Fishery Law of Georgia



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  • NACEE NETWORK is an association of Central and Eastern European aquaculture institutions. The structure and function of the Network is defined and
    regulated upon the decision of the directors of the member institutions. NACEE is a member of ESCORENA Network
  • The World Aquaculture Society is an international non-profit organization with over 3,000 members in about 100 countries. Founded in 1969, the primary focus of WAS is to strengthen and facilitate communication and information exchange on high priority topics and emerging issues within the diverse global aquaculture community
  • The European Aquaculture Society brings together all those that are interested in the sustainable development of European aquaculture - to develop contacts, share and disseminate information and promote multi-disciplinary research
  • The Asian Fisheries Society (AFS) is a non-profit scientific society founded in 1984 by fishery professionals in Asia. The society aims at promoting networking and co-operation between scientists, technicians and all stakeholders involved in fisheries (including aquaculture) production, research and development in Asia.