Shrimp

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January 17, 2018

Shrimp exports from Vietnam will continue to build on 2017’s momentum, particularly shipments to the EU and China, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has projected...… Read More

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January 9, 2018

Vietnam exported shrimp worth USD 583.9 million (EUR 486.3 million) to the EU in the first nine months of 2017, an increase of 35.4 percent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

The bloc is the leading buyer of Vietnamese shrimp and the latest statistics issued by VASEP find that exports to the two leading markets – the Netherlands and the United Kingdom – were up 60.7 percent a… Read More

Published on
January 2, 2018

Under 9 million pounds (4,082 metric tons – MT) of shrimp were landed in the Gulf of Mexico in November 2017, down...… Read More

Published on
December 18, 2017

Earnings from India’s shrimp exports will near double to USD 7 billion (EUR 5.9 billion) by 2020, expects international ratings and analysis agency CRISIL, with...… Read More

Published on
December 13, 2017

The value of Vietnam’s seafood exports is expected to reach USD 8.3 billion (EUR 7.1 billion) this year, an increase of 18 percent compared with 2016, according to...… Read More

Published on
December 4, 2017

Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s (ASMFC) Northern Shrimp Section has extended the moratorium on commercial fishing for the 2018 season in response to the depleted condition of the resource. The northern shrimp (Pandalus borealis) fishery has been closed since 2014...… Read More

Published on
November 27, 2017

Under 11.6 million pounds (5,262 metric tons – MT) of shrimp were landed in the Gulf of Mexico last month, down slightly compared to a year previously and the lowest October catch recorded for the past...… Read More

Published on
November 21, 2017

The effects of heightened demand for shrimp from the Chinese market are being felt globally, states the latest European Price Report published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...… Read More

Published on
November 14, 2017

The Vietnamese shrimp farming sector could become self-sufficient in hatchery broodstock as early as 2020, thanks in part to a new program launched by the Vietnam-Australia Group...… Read More

Published on
November 6, 2017

The value and volume of warmwater shrimp products sold in U.K. retail for at-home consumption continued to follow the strong increasing sales trend seen over the past two years, outperforming the overall seafood market. 

According to the latest Nielsen ScanTrack data supplied by the U.K. Seafish Authority, total shrimp sales increased in volume and value to 32,005 metric tons (MT) and GBP 443.1 million (USD 579.3 million, EUR 498.9 million) … Read More