Thursday, June 23, 2022
Vietnam pangasius shipments to Mexico rise
Vietnam's pangasius shipments to Mexico totalled US$45.6 million as of the first half of May 2022, 70% higher year-on-year and 4.3% of the worldwide pangasius export value, Fish Information & Services reported.
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
Vietnam's Pangasius sector aims to reach US$1.6 billion worth in exports in 2022
Nhu Van Can, Vietnam's Director of the Aquaculture Department, Directorate of Fisheries said the country's pangasius industry is expected to produce about 1.6 to 1.7 million tonnes of commercial pangasius, with an expected export turnover o ...
Friday, September 18, 2020
Vietnam pangasius exporters hit by COVID-19, saltwater intrusion
Basa, Tra or Panga (pangasius) fish farming has been hit by a double whammy of COVID-19 and prolonged saltwater intrusion in rivers in the Cửu Long (Mekong Delta) region, according to the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Produc ...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Pangasius prices nosedive; recovery in H2 dim
Prices of pangasius have nosedived, pushing into the red some previously profitable producers in the Mekong Delta, who have been buffeted by higher production costs due to higher feed prices; higher labour costs due to workforce shortage; a ...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Vietnam's pangasius exports fall for 5th consecutive month in July
Vietnam's pangasius exports in July dropped for the fifth consecutive month, down 12.7% year-on-year, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
China demand causes pangasius high prices to continue
Pangasius prices continues to trend upward despite an estimated 7-8% increase in global production in 2018. The prices' upward trend has in fact been the major feature of the market since mid-2017, according to GLOBEFISH, FAO's fish-trade s ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Vietnam's largest pangasius farm project kicks off
Nam Việt Joint Stock Company (Navico) has started Nam Việt Bình Phú high-tech aquaculture project, considered the country's largest-ever tra fish farming project, in An Giang Province's Châu Phú District.
Saturday, November 17, 2018
Vietnam pangasius exports to US on upward swing
The trade war between the US and China is working to the advantage of Vietnam, especially when it comes to seafood, particularly tra fish or pangasius, the country's exporters said.
Friday, August 31, 2018
Vinh Hoan signs agreement with PHARMAQ on vaccination of pangasius
August 31, 2018 Vinh Hoan signs agreement with PHARMAQ on vaccination of pangasius PHARMAQ, a Zoetis company, has entered into a partnership agreement with Vietnam's leading pangasius producer Vinh Hoan Corp., which involves large-scale vac ...
Saturday, May 26, 2018
China now Vietnam's top pangasius buyer; imports surge 43% in first 4 months
China has surpassed the US as the biggest importer of Vietnamese pangasius as its purchase of the white fish grew 43% to US$145 million in the first four months, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers said.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Vietnam's pangasius exports up 18% in 1st quarter
Vietnamese pangasius exports reached US$438.2 million in the first quarter, up 18% year-on-year.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Vietnam asks US to rescind new pangasius export tariff
While the US has maintained that a new tariff imposed on Vietnamese pangasius exports would not significantly disrupt trade from Vietnam to the US, the Southeast Asian country insisted that the tariff was a protectionist move and "not ...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Vietnam pangasius finds market in China amid persistent EU backlash
Suffering from a backlash in the EU due to bad publicity, Vietnamese pangasius has found a market in China - Hong Kong, which imported US$247.4 million worth of the fish during the first eight months.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Vietnam's post-Aug. 2 pangasius exports to US remain 'stable'
Vietnamese pangasius exports to the US market have so far remained "steady" since Aug. 2, when all products of Siluriformes fish including catfish that are shipped to the United States are required to undergo food safety tests, th ...
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Chinese liver fluke parasite found in farmed pangasius in Vietnam
Scientists from the Norwegian National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research (NIFES) have found the parasite Chinese liver fluke in farmed pangasius in Vietnam.

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