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VASEP: Tra fish exports to Spain continue falling

VASEP: Tra fish exports to Spain continue falling

Vietnam’s tra fish exports to Spain see no sign of recovery following inaccurate news broadcast by Spanish media early this year, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (VASEP) has said.

Vietnam tuna exports exceed yearly target

Vietnam tuna exports exceed yearly target

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP)’s target of US$524 million in tuna exports for the year has been completed early as the figure already hit US$541 million as of November.

Tra export value rises, firms cautious

Tra export value rises, firms cautious

The export of tra (catfish) is still facing difficulties although exports for January-September hit US$1.3 billion, up 5.8% over the same period last year, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnam won’t tolerate IUU fishing: MARD

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.

Vietnam seafood mulls action on EU warning

Vietnam seafood mulls action on EU warning

The European Union is ready to support Vietnam’s seafood industry, but it has to review its fisheries management and address its shortcomings, the First Counselor of the EU Delegation to Vietnam, Miriam Garcia Ferrer, told a meeting in HCM City on November 9.

VASEP proposes urgent measures to regain EU’s “green card” on seafood

VASEP proposes urgent measures to regain EU’s "green card" on seafood

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has proposed urgent measures to avoid receiving the European Commission (EC)’s “red card” warning after six months of a “yellow card” it has applied on Vietnam’s seafood, towards re-winning the “green card”.

Domestic shrimp exporters need to renovate

Domestic shrimp exporters need to renovate

Despite a recent rebound in shrimp exports to the EU, Vietnam’s shrimp sector is facing a fierce competition in the market, requiring domestic exporters to continue improving their product quality and competitiveness, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Shrimp exports to EU rebound

Shrimp exports to EU rebound

VOV.VN - Shrimp exports to the EU constantly increased in August and September, making it the biggest consumer of the Vietnamese product, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (Vasep).

Seafood exporters fear new US, EU regulations on illegal fishing

Seafood exporters fear new US, EU regulations on illegal fishing

The European Union (EU) is set to rule this month on the Vietnamese seafood industry’s compliance with its regulations on illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, and the US has just announced new rules relating to the same issue.

EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the EU market reached US$483.6 million in the first eight months of this year, a rise of 30% over the same period last year, making the EU the top market of Vietnamese shrimp, the place which was earlier held by Japan.

Fish and seafood expo opens in HCM City

Fish and seafood expo opens in HCM City

VOV.VN - A three day expo showcasing primarily fish and fishery products of Vietnam running Aug. 29-31 has opened as planned at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.

Cuttlefish, octopus exports to ROK up 40.5%

Cuttlefish, octopus exports to ROK up 40.5%

VOV.VN - Exports of cuttlefish and octopus to the Republic of Korea jumped by 40.5% to nearly US$95 million in the first half of this year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).