VOV.VN - Several of Vietnam's major export sectors such as garments and textiles, footwear, seafood, and fruit and vegetables have been significantly affected by the economic impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with each of these industries recording a double-digit decline over the opening five months of the year.
Vietnam’s seafood association has complained that a quality control circular is preventing 5,235 tons of fish from being cleared for export.
Vietnam now ranks fourth globally, first in Southeast Asia and second in Asia in terms of exports of seafood, and its products are now available in over 170 countries and territories worldwide.
VOV.VN - Agro-forestry and fishery exports are estimated at US$3.36 billion in October, bringing the total export value to US$32.6 billion in 10 months, a year-on-year rise of 8.1%, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will coordinate with Quang Ninh province to organize a conference in Mong Cai City between November 2 and 3 to discuss measures to bolster agro-forestry- fishery exports to China according to a legal channel.
VOV.VN - India stood as the biggest supplier of all types of seafood products to Vietnam, making up 21.9% of the country’s total seafood imports in the first eight months of the year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - A wide range of products from craft villages with geographical indications and the agroforestry and seafood sectors in Vietnam are being showcased at a safe farm produce fair, which opened in Hanoi on the evening of August 22.
VOV.VN - The Da Nang City People’s Committee has agreed to establish a “Son Tra night market” near the Rong (Dragon) Bridge in An Hai Tay ward, Son Tra district with a total investment of VND4.2 billion.
VOV.VN - Japan considers Vietnam a potential food export market, according to the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).
VOV.VN - Despite a slight decrease in the imports of seafood in June, the value of seafood imports jumped 32.5% to US$860.67 million during the first half of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
A delegation from the Israeli city of Nazareth, led by its Deputy Mayor Youset Ayad, worked with authorities and toured shrimp farms in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on July 6, seeking partnership opportunities for importing shrimp.
VOV.VN - Despite being a major seafood producer, Vietnam has bought in many kinds of seafood from foreign markets to process for export and domestic consumption in recent years.
Shipments of seafood, excluding fish, to many markets, especially the European Union (EU), showed signs of reduction recently, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s seafood has doubled great efforts to encourage the European Commission (EC) to withdraw its ‘yellow card’ warning and focused on developing a sustainable seafood industry for the future.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Egypt have pledged to escalate the implementation of agreements reached by the two countries’ leaders to increase bilateral trade turnover on a par with potential and strength of each nation.
Leading seafood firm Minh Phu Corporation has plotted out grand strategies to defend the “King of Shrimp” title, following its comeback to the public market this month.
The Vietnamese agency assigned to the oversight of the food industry has been implementing various stringent measures in an effort to have the ‘yellow card’ by the European Commission (EC) rescinded.
Vietnam’s seafood export turnover hit US$1.11 billion in the first two months of 2018, posting a year-on-year increase of 29.5%.
VOV.VN - Traders are vying with each other in a busy premiere fresh fish and seafood market. The prices of fresh seafood increase by 30% after the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
VOV.VN - Agroforestry and seafood exports likely reach an estimated US$2.6 billion in February, bringing the two-month total export value of the year to US$6.1 billion, up 30.2% year on year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.