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Basa fish industry in the Mekong Delta hit hard by social distancingicon
BUSINESS04/10/20210

Basa fish industry in the Mekong Delta hit hard by social distancing

As of mid-September, basa harvesting is estimated at 932,000 tonnes, only 81.1 per cent of the same period last year.

 
US announces final results of POR16 for Vietnamese tra, basa fishicon

US announces final results of POR16 for Vietnamese tra, basa fish

BUSINESS
01/07/2021

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced the final results of the 16th period of review (POR16) for the period from August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019, regarding Vietnam’s tra and basa fish (pangasius) exported to the US.

Tra fish famers, exports hit hard by Covid-19 pandemicicon

Tra fish famers, exports hit hard by Covid-19 pandemic

BUSINESS
09/10/2020

Tra (pangasius) fish prices have dropped to their lowest levels in 11 years since exports have been hit by Covid-19, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Catfish sales focus on home market as exports fallicon

Catfish sales focus on home market as exports fall

BUSINESS
30/05/2020

Catfish products can bring export turnover of $2 billion a year, but, surprisingly, the fish has not been favored in the home market.

How will seafood companies fare this year?icon

How will seafood companies fare this year?

BUSINESS
02/05/2020

Analysts believe that Vietnam’s seafood industry will face difficulties until the end of June.

Mekong Delta catfish farmers worry about lower pricesicon

Mekong Delta catfish farmers worry about lower prices

BUSINESS
19/04/2020

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) predicts that the total catfish output in the world will reach 3 million tons in 2020, of which 50 percent is from Vietnam.

Catfish farming in danger, farmers leave ponds idleicon

Catfish farming in danger, farmers leave ponds idle

BUSINESS
31/03/2020

Catfish exports to China dropped by half in the first two months of the year in comparison with the same period last year, resulting in a 32 percent decrease in total export turnover for the entire seafood industry.

VN catfish sellers try to conquer home marketicon

VN catfish sellers try to conquer home market

BUSINESS
21/02/2020

Seafood companies have vowed to bring catfish to Vietnamese dining tables after their success in the world market.

Vietnam catfish exports likely to recover this yearicon

Vietnam catfish exports likely to recover this year

BUSINESS
05/02/2020

This year is believed to be a brighter year for the domestic tra fish industry with exports inching up in the first quarter, according to an official from the Vietnam Pangasius Association.

Catfish firms seek to exploit domestic marketicon

Catfish firms seek to exploit domestic market

BUSINESS
20/01/2020

Meeting barriers in foreign markets, catfish processing companies have decided to exploit the domestic market.

VN catfish looks to come homeicon

VN catfish looks to come home

BUSINESS
08/01/2020

As tra fish export has been on the decline in recent years due to a rise in trade protectionism in large traditional markets such as the US, Vietnamese firms are looking to bring the fish back home.

Catfish exports fall, VN farmers and exporters suffericon

Catfish exports fall, VN farmers and exporters suffer

BUSINESS
02/01/2020

Vietnam’s catfish exports have seen a sharp decline because of trade barriers and price fluctuations in the world market.

Vietnam’s catfish industry loses clout, suffers lower prices in 2019icon

Vietnam’s catfish industry loses clout, suffers lower prices in 2019

BUSINESS
21/12/2019

A series of problems are affecting Vietnam’s catfish industry, including a sharp fall in catfish material price and decrease in breeder quality. The industry has lost its monopoly. On the world market.

Export of tra fish expected to reach $2.06 billion this yearicon

Export of tra fish expected to reach $2.06 billion this year

BUSINESS
18/12/2019

 Vietnam’s export of tra fish is forecast to reach US$2.06 billion this year, decreasing by 9 per cent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnam’s catfish now has to compete fiercely in world marketicon

Vietnam’s catfish now has to compete fiercely in world market

BUSINESS
01/12/2019

Vietnam is no longer the only catfish producer and exporter in the world and now has to compete with many rivals, including Indonesia, India and China.

Vietnam eligible to export catfish, fish products to USicon

Vietnam eligible to export catfish, fish products to US

BUSINESS
09/11/2019

The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) under the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recognised Vietnam as a country eligible to export Siluriformes fish (catfish, including tra fish) and fish products to the US.

Vietnamese catfish exporters struggle to compete with rivalsicon

Vietnamese catfish exporters struggle to compete with rivals

BUSINESS
19/10/2019

The domestic catfish price has fallen to a 2-year low, while Vietnam’s shrimp now has to compete fiercely in prices with rivals, including Thailand and India.

Overview of Vietnam's seafood export in Julyicon

Overview of Vietnam's seafood export in July

BUSINESS
21/08/2019

Vietnam’s export of aquatic products in July showed positive signs with an increase of 9 per cent year-on-year, particularly with exports of shrimp and other products rising, except for pangasius.