Tuesday, November 24, 2020
China Fishmeal: Prices dip amid high Peru fishing quota (week ended Nov 20, 2020)
Fishmeal prices slid prominently over the week, almost eliminating the gains during early November. On view of abundant availability due to Peru's exceptionally high fishing quota for the new season, traders slash prices in efforts to move ...
Monday, January 20, 2020
China Fishmeal Weekly: Abrupt Peru fishing halt pumps up prices (week ended Jan 17, 2020)
As the import costs of Peruvian fishmeal increased tremendously, traders lifted prices accordingly. Buyers increased stockpiles to secure supplies, shrinking the port inventory of fishmeal to 135,500 tonnes, which was 14% lower compared wit ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
China Fishmeal Weekly: Peru fish catch concern strengthens prices (week ended Jan 3, 2019)
Buyers stocked depleted fishmeal inventories prudently as prices of the product continued to soar amid rising import costs. With imports staying low, port inventories diminished 1.9% to 166,800 tonnes.
Monday, December 23, 2019
China Fishmeal Weekly: Market strengthens amid soaring Peruvian fishmeal prices (week ended Dec 20, 2019)
As the import costs of Peruvian increased sharply, traders lifted prices in response. Feed producers restocked depleted inventories amid concerns that tight availability will drive fishmeal prices to rise tremendously. Port inventories slid ...
Friday, December 20, 2019
Abundant fish and lower aqua feed prices: Will ASF, Peruvian production and weather patterns break two decades of price inflation?
After two decades of shrinking fishmeal markets, stabilizing world supplies, rebounding Peruvian production is coinciding with falling Chinese demand. But even better news may lie ahead.
Monday, November 4, 2019
Peruvian fishmeal producer witnesses drop in third quarter earnings
November 4, 2019 Peruvian fishmeal producer witnesses drop in third quarter earnings Peruvian fishmeal producer Pesquera Exalmar has seen seen a decline in earnings in the third quarter of this year due to lower anchovy catches and higher o ...
Monday, April 30, 2018
China Fishmeal Weekly: Tumbling Peruvian fishmeal prices weaken China market (week ended Apr 27, 2017)
Despite expanding aquaculture farming, cautious feed producers were reluctant to expand fishmeal purchases. Port inventories of fishmeal climbed to 112,600 tonnes as a result, exerting pressure on the market. With the import costs of Peruvi ...
Monday, January 29, 2018
China Fishmeal Weekly: China fishmeal prices firm while Peru ends fishing early (week ended Jan 26, 2017)
China's fishmeal port inventories expanded further to 76,000 tonnes amid light demand. Although feed millers were alarmed by Peru's early ending of the fishing season, most of them remained cautious with purchases. Traders and local fishmea ...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
China Fishmeal Weekly: Soaring Peruvian fishmeal prices strengthen China market (week ended Dec 1, 2017)
CNF prices of Peruvian prime-grade fishmeal jumped to US$1,800/tonne, up by a whopping US$250. The fish catch for the first few days were disappointing as the proportion of small fish was high.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
China Fishmeal Weekly: Low Peru fishing quota fuels fishmeal price rally in China (week ended Nov 24, 2017)
CNF prices of Peruvian prime-grade fishmeal surged to US$1,550/tonne as the new fishing season commenced on November 23 with an extremely low quota of 1.49 million tonnes.
Monday, November 13, 2017
China Fishmeal Weekly: Concerns over Peru's new fishing season lift China fishmeal prices (week ended Nov 10, 2017)
Traders lifted price quotes of fishmeal as supplies tightened while the costs of Peruvian fishmeal surged further amid concerns of poor fish catch in the upcoming season. Hence, even as the demand for fishmeal was flat due to dwindling aqua ...
Monday, October 23, 2017
China Fishmeal Weekly: Market stable amid strong Peruvian fishmeal prices (week ended Oct 20, 2017)
Although the demand for fishmeal was not strong, dwindling imports tightened the availability of the product. With port inventories falling to 172,900 tonnes, fishmeal traders stood firm while import costs of Peruvian products remained high ...
Friday, November 18, 2016
China Fishmeal Weekly: Lower Peruvian fishmeal costs help Chinese traders cut prices (week ended Nov 17, 2016)
Sales of fishmeal in China slid amid waning demand from the aquacultures sector and slow piglet feed consumption. As the import costs of Peruvian fishmeal softened, traders cut prices as well in efforts to entice buyers. Price quotes for pr ...
Friday, August 5, 2016
China Fishmeal Weekly: Dismal Peruvian fishing outcome strengthens prices (week ended Aug 4, 2016)
Feed millers increased procurements, albeit prudently, amid concerns that low fish catch in Peru would send prices prominently higher. Price quotes for prime-grade products strengthened to the range of RMB13,500-13,800/tonne.
Friday, July 29, 2016
China Fishmeal Weekly: Chinese fishmeal traders stand firm amid low fish catch in Peru (week ended Jul 28, 2016)
Demand for fishmeal was slow as feed millers has sufficient stocks while aqua feed consumption was limited due to floods and heavy rains in several regions. Nevertheless, even while port inventories expanded, traders held prices firm as Per ...

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