Management of Penaeus merguiensis conducted in Fish Auction Place (TPI) Minasari Pangandaran, Indonesia

Authors : Lantun Paradhita Dewanti; Niken Rizky Ayu; Alexander M.A. Khan; Izza Mahdiana Apriliani

Volume/Issue : Volume 6 - 2021, Issue 1 - January

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TPI Minasari Pangandaran is one of the fish auction places in Pangandaran which has a high activity. One of its superior commodities is Penaeus Merguiensis. The purpose of this study was to determine the auction management of Penaeus merguiensis conducted at TPI Minasari. The research was conducted in October 2020 - January 2021 at TPI Minasari Pangandaran. The data collected includes daily Penaeus merguiensis production data, prices, KUD Minasari data regarding agency profiles, organizational structure, data on catch and sale of Penaeus merguiensis, data on Penaeus merguiensis fishermen and data on collectors. Data were analyzed using descriptive qualitative and quantitative methods. The results showed that TPI Minasari is one of the business fields owned by the Minasari Village Unit Cooperative (KUD) in Pangandaran. TPI Minasari conducts auction activities at 18.30 - 20.30 focusing on seafood with shrimp commodities. The types of shrimp that are generally auctioned here are Penaeus merguiensis and tiger shrimp. The daily production of Penaeus merguiensis reaches 59.62 kg / day with an average production value of 7,404,838 IDR / day and an average price of shrimp 124,600 IDR / Kg. TPI Minasari has adequate facilities to support its basic needs of auction activities. The auction activity at TPI Minasari can be said in accordance with administrative procedures and order. Periodic registration that is carried out by each fisherman before carrying out auction activities and clear auction stages makes fishermen who carry out auction activities at TPI Minasari feel more comfortable

Keywords : Penaeus merguiensis; management; fish auction; Pangandaran; fishing activity


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