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Thursday, December 18, 2014
Export Trend of Viet Nam Seafood to Main Markets
VIET NAM - In the first nine months of 2014, Viet Nam sold seafood to 166 markets around the world. The US, EU, China and South Korea raised their proportion out...
Friday, December 05, 2014
Viet Nam Seafood Exports Hit Over $7 Billion
VIET NAM - Through November 2014, Viet Nam seafood exports reached $7.22 billion, exceeding the annual expected value of $7 billion....
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
30 per cent Aquaculture to be VietGap Certified by 2015
VIET NAM - By 2015, 30 per cent of intensive and semi-intensive aquaculture systems will be VietGAP certified and this percentage is expected to grow to 80 per cent...
Monday, November 24, 2014
Viet Nam Seafood Exports to Egypt Surpass $57 Million
VIET NAM - Seafood has always been the leading export item from Viet Nam to Egypt. According to General Customs, Viet Nam seafood exports to Egypt reached $57.2...
Friday, October 03, 2014
Viet Nam Appeals Against US Duties on Shrimp
VIET NAM - The Viet Nam Association Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has filed an appeal before a United States court against anti-dumping duties imposed...
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Viet Nam Approves Fish Farming in Paddy Fields Project
VIET NAM - The People's Committee of Vinh Long has approved a project on fish farming in paddy fields during the period 2014 - 2015, with total budget of nearly...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Viet Nam Improving Traceability of Pangasius in Mekong Delta
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has approved a plan on pangagius farming and processing in Mekong Delta by 2020....
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Viet Nam Boosting Seafood Exports to Russia
VIET NAM - According to General Customs, in the first seven months of 2014, Viet Nam seafood exports to Russia reached $36.2 million, up 5.4 per cent year on year....
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Viet Nam Pangasius Exports to US and Russia Reduced
VIET NAM - According to Viet Nam Customs, from 1 January 2014 to 15 July 2014, Vietnamese pangasius exports reached $892.83 million, down 2.1 per cent year on year....
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Russia Ends Suspension on Vietnamese Seafood Exporters
VIET NAM - The Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Service (VPSS) has announced the removal of suspension on importing seafood into Russia from seven Vietnamese...
Friday, August 08, 2014
Vietnames Aquatic Products Staying Strong in the Global Market
VIET NAM - Vietnamese aquatic products are gaining a firmer foothold in the global market as evidenced by a healthy growth in exports to both traditional and new...
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Raising the Value of Vietnamese Tuna
VIET NAM - Together with the Government’s policy on supporting fishermen with the most favorable properties ever, many solutions are being implemented to improve...
Viet Nam Cracks Down on Chemical Use in Shrimp Farming
VIET NAM - The Prime Minister has directed ministries and agencies to monitor shrimp production and trade more strictly....
Monday, August 04, 2014
New Regulations on Seafood Exports to Mexico
VIET NAM - All fisheries products exported to Mexico from countries including Viet Nam must now comply with new quarantine regulations....
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Viet Nam Expected to Increase Fish Exports to Pakistan
VIET NAM - Viet Nam Pangasius products are becoming increasingly popular in Pakistan thanks to their tasty flavour, convenience, good quality and reasonable price....
Friday, June 20, 2014
Government to Improve Output and Quality of Tuna Fishing Industry
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to create a production chain involving fishing, processing, and consumption of tuna....
Thursday, June 19, 2014
VASEP to Stengthen Fisheries Union to Achieve Export Targets
VIET NAM - A general meeting of the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) took place in Ho Chi Minh city on June 12, 2014 with the participation...
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Viet Nam, Peru to Strengthen Trade
VIET NAM - Viet Nam and Peru plan to widen co-operation in the sectors of agriculture, aquaculture, science and technology, according to Nguyen The Hung, deputy...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Improving the Value of Viet Nam's Fishery Products
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has recently approved a proposal on improving the value of agricultural, forestry...
Monday, May 12, 2014
Viet Nam Fish Production Hit Over 423,000 MT in April
VIET NAM - In April 2014, Viet Nam's fish production was estimated to hit 423,200 MT, up 3.3 per cent year on year, according to General Statistics Office....
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Ha Tinh Voters Ask for Assistance in Offshore Fishing
VIET NAM - Voters for National Assembly deputies in Loc Ha district, the central province of Ha Tinh have called for more assistance in offshore fishing and rural...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Bac Lieu Should Focus on Aquaculture, says Government
VIET NAM - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the southern province of Bac Lieu to use its abundant land resources to its advantage, focusing on farming and...
Monday, April 28, 2014
Vinh Long Investing in Expanding Prawn Hatchery
VIET NAM - The People Committee of Vinh Long province has recently approved the project of upgrading and expanding a fish seed center located in Tan Hoi commune,...
Friday, April 25, 2014
VND500 million Investment into Communication System for Fishermen
VIET NAM - Roughly 1,433 high-capacity offshore fishing vessels in the central province of Binh Dinh have been equipped with high-frequency communication equipment,...
Friday, April 11, 2014
Mekong Delta's Fishery Output to Reach 3.5 million MT by 2020
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has recently approved planning on the development of the agricultural sector in the Mekong Delta...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
More Benefits for Viet Nam Shrimp Farmers from Insurance
VIET NAM - Insurance brings a lot of benefits to farmers. Without insurance, farmers must spend VND120 billion to recover their cultivation after losses caused by...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Viet Nam Plans to Build Six Fisheries Logistic Centers
VIET NAM - The Government of Viet Nam has approved a project to set up six fisheries logistic service centers based on key fishing grounds in many regions throughout...
Friday, April 04, 2014
Unfair Final Results of Antidumping Duty on Viet Nam Pangasius
VIET NAM - On 31 March, 2014, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued the final results of the ninth antidumping duty administrative reviews on certain frozen...
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Viet Nam's February Seafood Export Value up 57 per cent
VIET NAM - According to Vietnam Customs, seafood exports in February 2014 reached $458 million, up nearly 57 per cent year on year....
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Viet Nam Strengthens Fisheries, Aquaculture Cooperation with Norway
VIET NAM - On 21 March 2014, in Ho Chi Minh city, the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in coordination with the Norwegian Seafood...
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