While much of the alternative, or novel, aquaculture feed ingredient sector still struggles to generate enough scale to commercialize, the sector may have newfound momentum as global economic trends shift.

Aquaculture producers across the world are trying to navigate new market demands and circumvent the price, supply and logistical chaos of an upended global trade flow.

Major feed companies such as Skretting, Cargill and BioMar rely on long supply chains and commodities that fluctuate heavily in price, making them even more exposed to the disruptions.