The sector is a good foreign exchange earner for Kenya , Uganda and Tanzania. The region has plenty of fresh water which is under  utilized for production of fish . The investment opportunities include;

  • Fish farming
  • Establishment of more fish processing factories
  • Manufacture of value added fish products such as canned fish, fish sausages, fish soups and breaded fish products.
  • Refrigeration facilities
  • Fish processing for export market.
  • Production of fish feeds
  • Aquaculture farming
  • Production of fish fingerlings for restocking
  • Capacity building