Vietnam won’t tolerate IUU fishing: MARD Business

Vietnam won’t tolerate IUU fishing: MARD

Vietnam will never tolerate or permit activities related to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Vu Van Tam has said.
Domestic shrimp exporters need to renovate Business

Domestic shrimp exporters need to renovate

Despite a rebound in shrimp exports to the EU in recent months, Vietnam’s shrimp sector is facing a fierce competition in the market, requiring domestic exporters to continue improving their product quality and competitiveness.
EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer Business

EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the EU market reached 483.6 million USD in the first eight months of this year, a rise of 30 percent over the same period last year, making the EU the top market of Vietnamese shrimp, the place which was earlier held by Japan.
VN firms seek markets for tra fish Business

VN firms seek markets for tra fish

Many Vietnamese exporters are seeking new markets for tra fish as they face high tariffs in the United States, long one of the biggest consumers of Vietnamese tra fish.
VASEP highlights risk of IUU fishing Business

VASEP highlights risk of IUU fishing

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has urged seafood processors, importers and exporters to participate in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Tuna export revenue surges 21 percent Business

Tuna export revenue surges 21 percent

Vietnam’s tuna export turnover rose 21 percent year-on-year to hit 271 million USD in the first half of the year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Vietnamese tra fish “stranded” in US Business

Vietnamese tra fish “stranded” in US

Vietnamese tra fish processors and exporters are worried that it will cost more time and money to put their fish on plates in the US after the country announced ahead-of-schedule food safety tests on imported Siluriformers fish and fish products.
Tra fish sector should target Asian market: experts Business

Tra fish sector should target Asian market: experts

Experts have advised tra fish businesses to focus on the Asian market, particularly China and countries from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2017 in anticipation of difficulties from the current main markets of the US and EU.