Tuesday, May 21, 2024
US seeks to update determination concerning child labour in Thailand's shrimp industry
The US Department of Labor (DOL) is pushing for a revision to a 15-year-old determination that child labor is prevalent in Thailand's shrimp sector.
Thursday, April 11, 2024
CP Foods' shrimp farms in Thailand certified for being antibiotic-free
Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CP Foods) has attained certification for its antibiotic-free products, with seven of its shrimp farms in Thailand having been granted Antibiotic-Free Product Certification by SGS (Thailand) Com ...
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Shrimp output in Thailand halved from peak this year, will import to meet demand
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said Thailand's shrimp production has halved from its peak in 2022 due to the spread of diseases, with the Thai government expected to import shrimp to meet domestic demand ...
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Thailand attempts to recover shrimp sales by cutting out central distribution market
Thailand is attempting to recover from a COVID 19-driven slump in sales of farmed shrimp by cutting out a central distribution market, according to the country's Commerce Ministry, Bangkok Post reported last month.
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Thailand's retail chains to buy 1,600 tonnes of shrimp to help farmers
Thailand's retail chains such as Makro, Big C, Tesco Lotus, The Mall, Food Land and Villa Market have agreed to buy a combined amount of 1,600 tonnes of shrimp in January and the operators of 24 local stores in 17 provinces would allow farm ...
Friday, December 6, 2019
Thailand's tuna, shrimp sectors to stay flat in 2020
December 6, 2019 Thailand's tuna, shrimp sectors to stay flat in 2020 Commodity prices are flat, with prices for tuna and shrimp expected to drop next year, reported The Business Times. Tuna prices have fallen sharply year-on-year because o ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
CPF's new farming technique supports shrimp productions in Thailand
August 28, 2018 CPF's new farming technique supports shrimp productions in Thailand The shrimp business in Thailand has regained momentum due to burgeoning productions, Charoen Pokphand Foods' (CPF)  said, citing the opinions of experts.  T ...
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Resource use assessment of shrimp, Litopenaeus vannamei and Penaeus monodon, production in Thailand and Vietnam
Resource use was investigated at 34 Litopenaeus vannamei and five Penaeus monodon farms in Thailand and 30 L. vannamei and 24 P. monodon farms in Vietnam. Farms varied in water surface areas for production, reservoirs, canals, and settling ...
Thursday, May 4, 2017
China, India, Thailand, Vietnam get shrimp antidumping duties for another 5 years
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) on Tuesday, May 2, decided to extend for another five years the imposition of antidumping duties on imports of frozen warm-water shrimp from China, India, Thailand and Vietnam, saying that doing ...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
US rejects 8 shrimp shipments from Thailand, Vietnam, China in Jan.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has refused eight shrimp entry lines due to banned drug residues during the first month of 2017, according to the Southern Shrimp Alliance. The alliance is an organisation of shrimp fishermen, shrim ...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
US rejects 9 shrimp entry lines from India, Thailand in May
The US refused entry to nine shrimp entry lines in May, for reasons related to banned antibiotics, of which eight were from India and one from Thailand.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Thailand toppled as top shrimp exporter
From No. 1, Thailand has fallen to just being the world's No. 4 shrimp exporter. Vietnam has taken the top place.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Thailand OK's new rules on white shrimp farming
April 7, 2016 Thailand OK's new rules on white shrimp farming The Thai Cabinet has approved draft regulations related to white shrimp farming in a bid to ensure higher quality and safety of the country's shrimp. Deputy Government Spokespers ...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
EMS continues to plague Thailand's shrimp industry
Thailand's shrimp exports are not expected to recover until next year's second quarter, as the country has yet to eliminate early mortality syndrome (EMS) from its shrimp farms, the Bangkok Post reports.
Monday, October 13, 2014
Shrimp exports from EMS-hit Thailand recovering
Thai shrimp exports in September rose to more than 100 containers per day on the average from 85-90 containers in July and August after some success in containing early mortality syndrome (EMS) disease. . Most of the export-bound stocks cam ...

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