Shrimp exports recover in July Business

Shrimp exports recover in July

Vietnam’s export of aquatic products in July showed positive signs with an increase of 9 percent year-on-year, particularly with exports of shrimp and other products rising, except for pangasius.
Aquatic product exports fetch 5.5 billion USD in 8 months Business

Aquatic product exports fetch 5.5 billion USD in 8 months

Export revenue of aquatic products in August hit 739 million USD, pushing total earnings in the first eight months of 2018 to 5.5 billion USD, up 5.3 percent year on year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Binh Thuan speeds up agricultural restructuring Business

Binh Thuan speeds up agricultural restructuring

Accelerating agricultural restructuring towards national-scale, high-tech production has become a key goal for the central coastal province of Binh Thuan as it aims to reach an average 3.3-3.8 percent annual growth for its agro-forestry-fishery sector during the 2018-2020 period.
Shrimp prices expected to recover in Q3 Business

Shrimp prices expected to recover in Q3

The price of material shrimps is forecast to recover in August and September after suffering drops over the past months, especially in the second quarter of 2018, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Fishing output gains 2.7 percent in Jan-Apr Business

Fishing output gains 2.7 percent in Jan-Apr

Vietnam’s fishing output in the first four months of 2018 totalled nearly 1.08 million tonnes, an increase of 2.7 percent from a year ago thanks to favourable weather conditions and increased fish population.
Aquaculture output picks up 6 percent in four months Business

Aquaculture output picks up 6 percent in four months

Aquaculture output in the first four months of the year hit 1 million tonnes, up 6 percent from the same time last year, according to the Directorate of Fisheries under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
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.