Saudi Arabia is an Arab state in Western Asia and it is bordered by Iraq and Jordan to the north and south is Yemen, East is United Arab Emirates and south east is Oman. It was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud. The country officially called as Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The total population is 28.7 million in that 20 million are Saudi nationals and 8 million are foreigners.
Geographically, the country is having fifth place in Asia and second place in the Arab world. It consists of four distinct regions: Hejaz, Najd, and Eastern Arabia and Southern Arabia with a land area of approximately 2,150,000 km2 (830,000 sq mi). Main natural resources are Petroleum, natural gas, iron ore, gold and copper.
The country is categorized as a World Bank high-income economy with a high Human Development Index. Among all the Arab countries, only Saudi Arabia is a part of the G-20 major economies. However, the economy of Saudi Arabia is the least diversified in the Gulf Cooperation Council, requiring any significant service or production sector. The country is encouraging desert agriculture in that 300 billion cubic meter of non- renewable water reserves for free of charge to grow cereals, meat and milk and alfalfa.
In Saudi Arabia, 13 members have received the Nobel prizes in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, Physiology and medicine, Literature and Peace. The first Nobel laureate was received in the field of Molecular Biology. Major aquaculture research is carried out by the following institutes such as National aquaculture research, Tyson Animal Nutrition Group, Tilapia Aquaculture in Saudi Arabia. Various Aquaculture Journals are published from Saudi Arabia with articles of good quality. There are many lists of aquaculture journals which emphasize in the field of aquaculture and having a regular frequency in articles publishing. In Scimago, Saudi Arabia aquaculture journals list is placed in 105th rank and the aquaculture journals in Saudi Arabia are indexed in PubMed, SCI and Scopus due to which they are publishing around 500-600 articles per year. The list of aquaculture journals in Saudi Arabia focuses in the field of Fish and invert ecology, Fish Physiology, restocking studies, etc.