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Seafood sector urged to diversify products

Seafood sector urged to diversify products

Diversifying products and adapting quickly to market fluctuations will help create growth momentum and remove difficulties for seafood exports, experts have said.

Seafood exports reach close to US$3 billion during May

Seafood exports reach close to US$3 billion during May

VOV.VN - The steady recovery of the Chinese and Japan markets has served to boost the total export of aquatic products in May to nearly US$ 3 billion, representing a 6% fall in comparison to the same period last year, according statistics released by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Seafood exports to drop 5% in Q2

Seafood exports to drop 5% in Q2

Vietnam’s seafood exports will continue to see reductions in next few months due to the pandemic, with a slight year-on-year decrease of 5% to US$2 billion in the second quarter, according to the Vietnam Association Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the United States, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have flourished during the first two months of the year despite enduring drops in exports to the European Union and China as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Seafood exports to China on the mend

Seafood exports to China on the mend

Vietnam’s seafood exports to China are expected to rise in the second half of this year to reach the 1.2 billion USD target for the whole of this year as China’s seafood demand is on the rise, and the escalating US-China trade tension is likely to create as an opportunity for Vietnamese exporters to increase their market share in China.

Seafood exports nears 4 billion USD in first half

Seafood exports nears 4 billion USD in first half

Vietnam’s seafood export turnover in June reached 794 million USD, raising the total value for the first half of the year to nearly 4 billion USD, up 0.3 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).

Seafood exports to China set US$1.5 billion target for 2019

Seafood exports to China set US$1.5 billion target for 2019

VOV.VN -China is one of four markets where Vietnamese seafood products hit more than US$1 billion per year in import value and is considered one of the most important consumption markets for the country’s seafood products.

Solutions employed to fulfil fishing targets

Solutions employed to fulfil fishing targets

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has asked relevant agencies and coastal localities to employ solutions to fulfill targets set for the fishing season from April through September.

Seafood exports rake in about US$9 billion in 2018

Seafood exports rake in about US$9 billion in 2018

Vietnam earned about US$9 billion from exports of aquatic products in 2018, an increase of 8.4% year-on-year, said Acting Director General of Directorate of Fisheries Nguyen Ngoc Oai.

Nine-month seafood exports estimated at US$6.4 billion

Nine-month seafood exports estimated at US$6.4 billion

Seafood export value in the first nine month of the year was estimated at US$6.4 billion, a year-on-year increase of 7.2%, according to the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Removing EC’s yellow card key to boosting seafood exports

Removing EC’s yellow card key to boosting seafood exports

The fishery sector needs to take actions to convince the European Commission (EC) to remove a “yellow card” warning on Vietnamese seafood so as to realise the set target of US$9 billion in export turnover this year.

Seafood exports fetch US$4.63 billion in seven months

Seafood exports fetch US$4.63 billion in seven months

Vietnam’s seafood export value in the first seven months of 2018 was estimated at US$4.63 billion, up 6.3% over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Seafood exports likely to fall short of US$10 billion target

Seafood exports likely to fall short of US$10 billion target

Vietnamese seafood companies need to work harder to realise the export target of US$10 billion set by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) when oversea shipments in during January-July were estimated at only US$4.66 billion.

Vietnam works to get EC’s yellow card removed

Vietnam works to get EC’s yellow card removed

VOV.VN - Last year, Vietnam earned US$8.3 billion from seafood exports. But late last October, the European Commission (EC) imposed a yellow card warning on Vietnam’s seafood for failing to make progress in fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.