Vietnam expands seafood exports to China Business

Vietnam expands seafood exports to China

Promoting Vietnamese seafood exports to China was the main focus of a workshop held by the Vietnam Pangasius Association (VPA) and China’s Yuexi fisheries association in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 18.
Seafood exporters drop by almost half Business

Seafood exporters drop by almost half

There are only 473 companies involved in seafood exports during the first five months of this year, down significantly from 800 companies in the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Vietfish 2011 to take place this month Business

Vietfish 2011 to take place this month

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) will host the Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition 2011 (Vietfish 2011) from June 28-30 in Ho Chi Minh City .
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Fisheries sector to target better quality and wages

Vietnam will continue to follow its plan to develop the fisheries sector so that it achieves economies of scale and high global competitiveness in a sustainable manner, a senior official said last week.

Addressing a conference held in Hanoi , Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam said the focus of the fisheries industry in the next five years (2011-15) would be to ensure output and export value, food safety and improved earnings and living conditions for fishers.
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EC decision to affect Vietnam’s seafood exports

Vietnam ’s seafood exports will certainly be influenced by the strict requirements stated in the European Commission (EC)’s Regulation 1005, to take effect in January 2010, said a Vietnamese official.
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Seafood exports likely to rebound

Exports of Vietnam ’s main seafood staples such as “tra” fish and shrimp are projected to recover in the last months of this year in terms of both price and turnover, said the Information Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development.