Vietnam’s seafood exports to Australia up 20.7%
(vasep.com.vn)According to the Vietnam Trade Office in Australia, annual seafood import value of this country is approximately US$ 1 billion. The value of Vietnam’s seafood exports to Australia in 2014, US$ 228.8 million, up 20.7% year on year.
Binh Thuan: 1.47 billion shrimp posts sold
(vasep.com.vn) Source from Binh Thuan Provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development revealed that fisheries production in January 2015 was estimated at 8,108 MT, up 0.6% year-on-year.
Ca Mau seafood sector hopes for good year in 2015
Nearly 9,000 workers at seafood processing facilities in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau returned to work on February 20, or the second day of the lunar New Year (Tet) to start a new production year.
Shrimp exports is expected to reach the highest recorded value, at over US$ 4 billion, up 25% year on year and is the seafood export item with the highest growth rate.
Pangasius exports in 2014 is estimated at approximately US$ 1.8 billion, up 0.2% from 2013.
In the first 9 months of 2014, tuna exporters and processors continued facing with the lack of materials. Tuna output in 9 months was 13 thousand MT, down 3% year on year.
Total surimi export value of Vietnam to countries in 9 months reached over US$ 206 million, up nearly 31% year on year.