Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Vietnam shrimp exporter FIMEX VN sales up 39% in first three months of 2022
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said FIMEX VN sold about US$58.7 million in shrimp exports between January to March this year, 39% higher year-on-year and a quarter of its annual sales plan, Fish Informati ...
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Vietnam shrimp industry reports highgrowth thanks to COVID-19 containment
The country's shrimp industry reported increased growth in export and farming, thanks to the government's swift measures to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, SeafoodSource reported.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Vietnam shrimp exports resume slump after recovery in July; inventories high
Vietnam's raw shrimp prices have decreased as first-half production increased and left inventories in markets at high levels. Coupled with this was the higher supply of shrimp from other countries, which resulted in lower prices of imported ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Growing Japanese communities overseas a boon to Vietnam shrimp exports
The increasing Japanese communities in different parts of the world has given more opportunities for Vietnamese shrimp exporters to continue to thrive.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Vietnam shrimp exports down 4% in first 3 quarters
Total shrimp exports of Vietnam in the first nine months reached US$2.6 billion, down 4% compared with the same period last year after a downward trend that began in the second quarter, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Export ...
Friday, November 30, 2018
Vietnam shrimp exports fall sharply for several regions
In October, prices of giant tiger prawn for sizes 20, 30 and 40 pcs/kg ranged from VND155,000 (US$6.71) to VND205,000 (US$8.87). Meanwhile, prices of whiteleg shrimp for sizes 80 and 100 pcs/kg ranged from VND99,000 (US$4.29) to VND103,000 ...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
EU is biggest buyer of Vietnam shrimp in first 3 quarters
The EU is the largest export market of Vietnamese shrimp, accounting for 24.7% of Vietnam's total shrimp exports, based on latest data, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Vietnam shrimp prices stable in June
Prices of giant tiger prawn were relatively stable in June while that for whiteleg shrimp were slightly up. At the beginning of the month, prices of whiteleg shrimp were on a downtrend due to the influence of the global market.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Vietnam shrimp market sees sharp fall from April
Prices of whiteleg shrimp fell due to a global trend. In particular, the price for size 70-100 pcs per kilogram plunged sharply by VND 10,000 (US$0.44) from last month to reach VND 75,000 (US$3.28) to VND 95,000 (US$4.15) per kilo. Meanwhil ...
Friday, May 25, 2018
Vietnam shrimp prices stable in April
The shrimp market was relatively stable in April. For giant tiger prawn, in the last week, price for size 20 pcs/kilo was about VND335,000 (US$14.75), VND280,000 (US$12.29) for size 30 pcs/kilo, and VND220,000 (US$9.66) for size 40 pcs/kilo ...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Vietnam shrimp exporters bullish on EU market
Prospects of Vietnamese shrimp exports this year are looking good, with the EU, the country's biggest buyer, expected to ramp up its orders amid a possible ban on Indian shrimp imports.
Friday, April 27, 2018
Vietnam shrimp prices on uptrend in March
Shrimp output in the first three months of 2018 hit 82,500 tonnes, up 7.6% year-on-year. Of which, the volume of giant tiger prawn reached 42,300 tonnes and that of whiteleg shrimp reached 40,300 tonnes. In the Mekong Delta, the volume of g ...
Friday, April 20, 2018
Vietnam shrimp exports rise 33% in January
Following the good growth (22.3%) in 2017, Vietnam's shrimp exports were off to a very good start in 2018 as they registered a 33.2% increase compared with the same month last year.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Vietnam shrimp exports rise 22.3% in 2017; growth seen to continue in 2018
Vietnam's shrimp exports in 2017 achieved a remarkable growth of 22.3% in terms of value compared with 6.7% in 2016. Export value reached US$3.85 billion, according to finalised data cited by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and ...
Monday, January 29, 2018
Vietnam shrimp prices stable in December
Shrimp prices fluctuated only slightly in December according to the shrimp size due to the sufficient supply and the reduction of EU and US market demand. In Soc Trang and Bac Lieu province, prices of giant tiger prawn for size 20 pcs per k ...

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