Shrimp exports reach $1.93 billion in first eight months of 2019

Shrimp exports reach $1.93 billion in first eight months of 2019

Vietnam's shrimp export turnover in the first eight months of 2019 reached US$1.9 billion, a decrease of 8.1 percent compared to the same period last year, said the Directorate of Fisheries under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday.
The prices of material shrimps in Mekong Delta provinces have climbed again. (Photo: SGGP)

Export of shrimps speeds up

After declining for a long time, the prices of shrimps in Mekong Delta provinces have rebounded, encouraging farmers to continue to expand farming areas. Export of shrimps also showed signs of recovery, fostering enterprises to speed up during the last months of this year.
(Illustrative photo: SGGP)

Shrimp exports estimated to reach $4 billion this year

The Vietnam Directorate of Fisheries under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has recently announced that aquaculture industry set an export target of US$4 billion for shrimp exports this year.
Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than $4 billion in 2019. (Photo: SGGP)

Shrimp exports expected to rake in US$4 billion in 2019

Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than US$4 billion in 2019 thanks to free trade agreements, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).