US largest importer of Indian seafood
However, Indian exports recorded a positive growth in both volume and rupee value terms only to the U.S. In fact, India suffered a serious setback in marine product exports in all its traditional markets in H1, except the U.S.
While exports to the U.S. recorded a growth of 11.42 percent in volume and 9.33 percent in rupee value terms, shipments to the EU dipped 11.27 percent in volume, and Japan recorded a dip of 14.26 percent, according to the MPEDA data. Among the most serious drop was shipments to Japan, where exports dipped in all parameters — volume, rupee and dollar value.