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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 6, Issue:11, November, 2017

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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(11): 3172-3179

Economic Analysis of Troll Line Fisheries in Androth, Lakshadweep
A. Vinay1, V. Ramasubramanian2*, P. Abdul Azeez3, Rajan Kumar3 and Dhandi Kranthi Kumar1
1Fisheries Economics, Extension and Statistics Division, ICAR-Central Institute of  Fisheries Education, PanchMarg, Off Yari Road, Versova, Andheri (W),Mumbai – 400 061, Maharashtra, India
2Division of Forecasting and Agricultural Systems Modelling, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute (IASRI), PUSA, New Delhi, India
3ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Veraval Regional Centre, Gujarat, India
*Corresponding author

Troll line fisheries of Androth islands of Lakshadweep has basically two types of sharing systems showing different BC ratios - 1.55 was observed for 2/3 sharing system against relatively lower value of 1.23 for 1/2 sharing system. In troll line operation, the major fixed cost involved is interest on fixed capital accounting for 52.93% of total fixed cost. Fuel accounted for a massive 78.33% contribution to the variable cost. The operating cost ratio for 1/2 and 2/3 sharing systems were 0.75 and 0.59 respectively and the current estimate of labour productivity was estimated as Rs. 3088.09.

Keywords: Lakshadweep, Economic analysis, B-C ratio, Troll line and sharing systems.

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Vinay, A., V. Ramasubramanian, P. Abdul Azeez, Rajan Kumar and Dhandi Kranthi Kumar. 2017. Economic Analysis of Troll Line Fisheries in Androth, Lakshadweep.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(11): 3172-3179. doi:
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