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Catfish and Catfish Feed Ingredient Prices – Week of August 26, 2018


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Here at Profitable Fish Farming, starting today, we will be publishing a weekly update including the latest price of table size catfish as well as other catfish feed ingredients you will need for a profitable catfish farming business in Nigeria.

We have personal experience with some of these ingredients — and have used them to achieve as much as 100 percent profit. We also supply (or can connect you with suppliers for) some of the ingredients we use that we think will yield the best results. Ingredients we supply are indicated — and you can contact us if you’re interested in getting any of these ingredients from us.

CATFISH COST IN NIGERIA (price of table size catfish per kg — for Clarias)

  • Tiny size: N540
  • Smallest size: N630
  • Small size: N680
  • Medium size: N730
  • Big size: N730

(Price of table size catfish per kg — for Hybrid)

  • Smallest size: N650
  • Small size: N700
  • Medium size: N900
  • Big size: N900


Aller Aqua

  • 2mm: N8,200
  • 3mm: N8,000
  • 4mm: N6,900


  • 2mm: N9,370
  • 3mm: N8,620
  • 4mm: N6,600

Eco Float

  • 3mm: N4,350
  • 4mm: N4,300
  • 6mm: N4,200

Blue Crown

  • 2mm: N6,200
  • 3mm: N5,750
  • 4mm: N5,750
  • 6mm: N5,500

Note: We use Blue Crown and Eco Float floating feed as a much cheaper and reliable substitute to Aller Aqua and Skretting floating feed, and we can supply both in case you are interested.


  • Local Fish Meal: 400
  • Local Fish Meal (Senegal fish): N500
  • Fish Concentrate: N1,100
  • Fish Meal (72 percent): N900
  • Fish Meal (65 percent): –
  • Poultry Meal: N350
  • Bone Meal: N80
  • Local Blood Meal: N200
  • Imported Blood Meal: N300
  • Bern-seed: N100
  • Soya Meal: N165
  • Full-Fat Soya: B180
  • GNC: N120
  • Dough: N70
  • Maize: N90
  • Garri (low quality): N70
  • Garri (high quality/koko garri): N75
  • Biscuit waste: N90
  • Molasses: N100

NOTE: We use and supply cheaper and reliable local fish meal as an alternative to the expensive 72 percent fish meal. We can also connect you to people who can supply all of the other ingredients.

CATFISH FINGERLINGS (price per piece)

  • Fingerlings: N10
  • Post-fingerlings: N15
  • Juvenile: N20 – N30

NOTE: If you are interested in any of the above ingredients, we might be able to link you to a supplier. Feel free to reach out directly to us.


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  1. Musbaudeen Abdulaffis

    How can I contact you, am in lagos

  2. Kunle

    This publisher is highly partial ignorant of uac fish feed. UAC has very highly quality diets. Exceptionally wonderful diets.


    Dear Eniola,
    I am highly immpressed by this publication. Please keep it up. I wish you more grace.

    I am concerned about the prices of fish you quoted. I operate in Ibadan but the prices are way lower than this.

    I sold my last stock at an average of N570 and the was the best price I got. How can I get better prices for my fish?

    Is there a platform to get daily or weekly quote for fish at it is applicable to other comoditidies?

    Thank you.

  4. Ayokunle Olumide

    Thank you Sir for these information, its really helpful. My question is, are the prices you quoted the general price or are they location dependent?

  5. Yemight

    It’s ok. I m intrested in feed ingredients nd fish seed . I reside in Akoko part of Ondo State. Pls, connect me

  6. Moses Asema

    I am interested in the ingredients for catfish feed.

  7. oluyomi adetayo

    please , sir where I can see this suppliers, in Ibadan, and give me the phone no of the person please

  8. Jacob A Olatunji

    Quite informative, thanks.

  9. Ayodele

    Hello Sir,
    Your insight in this industry is of great significance to this country. I say thanks. Can you please send a feed formula or combination of your ingredients that I can use. Regards

  10. Eze

    Hello, thanks for this information. I am interested in starting this business of raising catfish and ultimately producing my own feed but the source of the feed components and formulation might be a hindrance. Kindly connect me to any suppliers around Enugu axis. Thanks.

  11. Tasiu Tukur

    I would like to buy juveniles

  12. Seyi


  13. I’m interested in the catfish farming

  14. Sonia

    Does the cost of feed above include logistics ?

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