Mayor Menchie C. Lomboy-de Guzman, M.D delivered her welcome address during the 49th Fisheries Industry Forum at Hotel Ariana. This forum aims to help aquaprenuers especially the micro, small, and medium enterprises to improve their skills on production, provide opportunities for market linkage, have access to credit institution, be abreast with latest technologies in fisheries and innovations and compliance to regulatory standards for the access of their business endeavors.

Also attended the said forum were the chairman of the Municipal Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management Council (MFARMC) and 3 representatives from fisherfolks.