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February 4, 2019

Coastal fishermen in most of Japan’s prefectures have been unable to reach their total allowable catch (TAC) for adult Pacific bluefin tuna, as they have been wary of exceeding the separate limit for juveniles, defined as under 30 kilograms

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February 1, 2019

On 31 January, the Fisheries Agency announced its lowest total allowable catch (TAC) ever for squid

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January 31, 2019

The Japanese Fisheries Research and Education Agency (FRA) of the National Research and Development Agency announced on 25 December that it will begin test sales of leopard coral grouper in both Japan and China in order to study a new aquaculture business model

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Mark Godfrey

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January 29, 2019

Hotter summers in China’s key growing region are driving sea cucumber prices in China to record highs

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January 28, 2019

Crab fishermen along the Sea of Japan are fretting over low stocks of young snow crab and fishing conflicts with South Korea

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Jason Holland

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January 21, 2019

Turkey’s aquaculture exports increased in value by 13 percent last year to reach USD 958 million (EUR 835.1 million), according to new data compiled by the Aegean Exporters' Association (EİB). In volume terms

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Toan Dao

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January 15, 2019

All seafood exports from Vietnam to Canada and Japan will not be taxed starting 14 January, when the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) takes effect for Vietnam

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Toan Dao

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January 10, 2019

A leading pangasius specialist began work at a farming project it believes will be the biggest pangasius farm in Vietnam. The company will invest VND 4 trillion

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Toan Dao

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January 7, 2019

Vietnamese government has chosen pangasius, whiteleg shrimp, and giant tiger shrimp as three core species that the country will focus its farming capacity on to develop

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Toan Dao

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December 3, 2018

Vietnam saw the value of its shrimp exports slide down in October as demand from its major markets continued to decline, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP)

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