Fishery sector seizes opportunities to boost exports Business

Fishery sector seizes opportunities to boost exports

Despite facing an array of difficulties in export markets and particularly challenges in removing the European Commission (EC)’s “yellow card” warning against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, the domestic fishery sector has worked out measures to make use of export opportunities.
Vietnam’s Tra fish export sees competitors Videos

Vietnam’s Tra fish export sees competitors

Vietnam’s Tra fish export value is expected to reach a record 2 billion USD this year. However, many other nations are producing tra fish, including Vietnam’s major import markets.
US cuts anti-dumping taxes on Vietnamese catfish Business

US cuts anti-dumping taxes on Vietnamese catfish

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) reduced anti-dumping duties on Vietnamese tra and basa (pangasius) fish under its preliminary conclusion of the 14th period of review (POR14) for the period from August 1, 2016 to July 31, 2017.
Adaptation measures needed to sustainably develop aquaculture Business

Adaptation measures needed to sustainably develop aquaculture

Effective adaptation measures are important to sustainably developing aquaculture sector in the context of climate change, heard a conference held by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in collaboration with the Nha Trang University and the University of Tromso (Norway) on August 23.
VASEP: Tra fish export to EU tends to recover Business

VASEP: Tra fish export to EU tends to recover

Tra fish exports to the European Union (EU) have recovered following incorrect news published by overseas media, said General Secretary of the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) Truong Dinh Hoe.
An Giang expands material tra fish farming area Business

An Giang expands material tra fish farming area

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has expanded breading areas for material tra fish (pangasius) due to increasing export demand since the start of the year, said Chief of the Office of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Tran Dac Mau.
Aquaculture output scales up 8 percent Business

Aquaculture output scales up 8 percent

Aquaculture output in the first 11 months of 2017 totalled more than 3.5 million tonnes, up 8 percent from the same time last year, as estimated by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.