US, China importing more Vietnamese pangasius

Published on
August 30, 2016

Vietnam’s pangasius exports totaled USD 927.8 million (EUR 830.8 million) in the first seven months of this year, an increase of 4.1 percent compared with the corresponding period of 2015, with growth seen in both its U.S. and China trades.

For the January through July 2016, the U.S. imported USD 213.7 million (EUR 191.4 million) worth of pangasius from the Southeast Asian country, an increase of 15.8 percent year-on-year.

According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, in the first-half of 20…

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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