Wednesday, October 4, 2023
China's Tongwei to place significant investment into RAS shrimp farming
Tongwei, a dominant force in China's aquafeed sector, has pledged to make a huge investment into recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) shrimp farming.
Wednesday, July 5, 2023
'Photovoltaic-aquaculture' concept takes shape in China with Zhongchengtou-Zhengda shrimp farm
Late last year, it was reported that the Zhongchengtou-Zhengda integrated photovoltaic shrimp farm in Dongying, Shandong, was expected to complete construction last January.
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Vietnam shrimp exports to US and China down in July
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (VASEP) said Vietnam's shrimp exports fell 14% from the same period last year to over US$381 million in July 2022, continuing a downward trend that began in June, Fish Information & ...
Monday, November 16, 2020
China finds COVID-19 coronavirus on imported frozen beef, pork, and shrimp
Several cities in China have detected COVID-19 coronavirus traces on imported frozen beef, pork, and shrimp, resulting in tougher restrictions needing "full coverage" testing and disinfection for imported food products and trigger ...
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Ecuador steps up biosecurity measures to ensure safe shrimp for export to China
Ecuador intends to step up biosecurity measures in its shrimp processing plants, as it seeks to regain full access to the Chinese market.
Friday, August 14, 2020
China finds coronavirus in Ecuador shrimps
The state media of China reported on Wednesday a city in the eastern province of Anhui found the novel coronavirus on the packaging of shrimps from Ecuador, Reuters reported.
Friday, August 14, 2020
China restores shrimp exports after coronavirus conflict
China has given the green light to one of Ecuador's three firms to resume exports after the latter agreed to improve its shipping protocols, Ivan Ontaneda said, Reuters reported.
Sunday, July 26, 2020
India's shrimp exporters worry on trade uncertainties with China
Indian shrimp exporters are showing concern after facing difficulties in sending cargoes to China amid a political standoff between the two countries on a border dispute, SeafoodSource reported.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
US trade group questions China's decision to suspend import of Ecuadorian shrimp
US industry trade group National Fisheries Institute (NFI) has questioned China's recent move to suspend imports and order recalls of frozen shrimp from three Ecuadorian companies.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
China halts Ecuador shrimp imports on coronavirus risk
China has banned imports from three Ecuadorean shrimp producers following the detection of coronavirus in recent shipments, Reuters reported.
Saturday, April 18, 2020
New virus kills China's shrimps, alerts Indian producers
A new virus, known as Decapod iridescent virus 1, or DIV1, is destroying shrimp farms in Guangdong province in China, while Indian shrimp producers are also being put on high alert.
Friday, November 8, 2019
Multiple Pathogens Prevalent in Shrimp Penaeus vannamei Cultured from Greenhouse Ponds in Jiangsu Province of China
In recent years, several pathogens have emerged and caused heavy mortality in Asia. In this study, we investigated the prevalence of pathogens in specimens of whiteleg shrimp (Penaeus vannamei) collected from greenhouse ponds.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
US refuses antibiotic-contaminated shrimp imports from India, China in August
From 3 in July, the number of shrimp imports refused entry by the US due to antibiotic contamination dropped to 2 in August, the Southern Shrimp Alliance (SSA) reported.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
China becomes the world's top shrimp buyer but its output remains a mystery
Whether China produces closer to 400,000 tonnes or a million tonnes of shrimp annually is no longer in question: In less than a decade, a top shrimp exporter has turned into the world' leading importer.
Saturday, March 16, 2019
China shrimp imports from Vietnam see drastic fall
China's shrimp imports from Vietnam has substantially decreased, based on data bared recently by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

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