Research & Development
  • Pearl oyster

    frpolyn_pearl1_b1French Polynesia is the worlds largest producer of cultured black pearls with an average annual export industry of around USD150 million.

    The government has introduced stringent quality control checks to maintain high product quality and demand. Management controls on the quota of pearl farms are also under review to avoid problems caused by overcrowding pearl oysters, such as mortality from disease and poor quality pearls.