Pangasius exports hit US$931 million in first seven months

Pangasius exports hit US$931 million in first seven months

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, seafood enterprises exported 70,000 tons of pangasius products in July, worth US$148 million. Pangasius exports exceeded 458,000 tons in the first seven months of this year, worth $931 million.
Workers process pangasius fish for export at a company in the Mekong Delta. (Photo: SGGP)

Provinces in the Mekong Delta speed up export of seafood

Despite the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, enterprises in the Mekong Delta recently have promoted the processing of high-value seafood products to increase their exports to many markets around the world. Seafood exports are showing signs of recovery and opportunities for enterprises to accelerate to finish their plans in the last months of the year.

 

Low pangasius prices cause heavy losses for farmers in Mekong Delta

Low pangasius prices cause heavy losses for farmers in Mekong Delta

Mr. Cao Luong Tri, a pangasius fish farmer in Long Xuyen City in An Giang Province, said that he had more than 400 tons of pangasius fish that had passed the harvest date for a long time but he could not sell them because fish processing factories were buying slowly.
Agricultural, aquatic product exports to China face difficulties again

Agricultural, aquatic product exports to China face difficulties again

Chinese authorities might strengthen food safety inspection, supervision, quarantine testing, and traceability on imported agricultural and aquatic products that will possibly affect the progress of customs clearance of goods at border gates between Vietnam and China.