Processing shrimps for export in the Mekong Delta. (Photo: SGGP)

Seafood export rushes to achieve target

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development set seafood export target at US$10 billion for this year, but after the first eight months of this year, seafood exports merely reached $5.4 billion, down 2.6 percent over the same period last year. Therefore, from now until the end of this year, authorities and enterprises must promote seafood export in order to achieve the target.
Seafood exports to EU drop due to yellow card

Seafood exports to EU drop due to yellow card

Seafood exports of Vietnam to the EU market have been affected seriously, dropping by 6.5 percent to nearly US$390 million in 2018 and continuing to be stagnant in the first eight months of this year with $251 million after two years since the European Commission issued an official card warning against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) exploitation on Vietnamese seafood.
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).
Seafood import enterprises call for help

Seafood import enterprises call for help

Vietnam Seafood Producers and Exporters Association (VASEP) said that many firms importing seafood, mainly tuna, have called for help from the association because their consignments have got stuck in ports.
Illustrative photo (Photo: VNA)

Tra fish exports to exceed US$2 billion

Tra fish export value is expected to exceed US$2 billion this year, higher than the industry’s target, according to experts.

Seafood export to reach US$ 9billion in 2018: VASEP

Seafood export to reach US$ 9billion in 2018: VASEP

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) yesterday organized a meeting to celebrate its 20th founding anniversary and to review its business result in the period 2017-2018 and its plan of 2018-2019.
Vietnam’s frozen tra fish fillets will be subject to antidumping duties of 2.39 – 7.74 USD per kilogramme from the United States. (Photo: VNA)

US antidumping duties on Vietnam’s frozen fish fillets unfair: Ministry

Vietnam’s frozen Tra fish fillets will be subject to antidumping duties of 2.39 – 7.74 USD per kilogramme from the United States, according to a US decision which the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) claimed unfair and providing unduly excessive protection.