Vietnam fretting competition from other pangasius-producing countries

Vietnam, the world`s biggest pangasius supplier, has started to think seriously about other potential rivals in Asia, as competition is likely to...

Aquaculture:

Vietnam fretting competition from other pangasius-producing countries

Vietnam, the world`s biggest pangasius supplier, has started to think seriously about other potential rivals in Asia, as...

ASC launches new "Improver Programme" to help fill a gap

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) this week launched a program to help producers not yet ready for certification to improve...

Aquaculture Vietnam fair kicks off in Hanoi

Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MoARD) yesterday October 6 kicked off the 2018 aquaculture Vietnam fair in...

Clarification: Shrimp disease SHIV detected in China, Thailand, but not Vietnam

(Editor`s Note: This story has been clarified to reflect that shrimp hemocyte iridescent virus has been confirmed in China and...

An Giang develops giant river prawn farming area

Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang have bred giant river prawns on 74ha so far this year, up 40.6 per cent against...

Processing:

Seafood exports to Asean might reach one billion dollars

From its growth in the last ten years, ASEAN is becoming an important market for Vietnamese seafood and might reach one billion USD...

The export of pangasius increase

In the first quarter of 2018, the export turnover of pangasius reached US$438.2 million, an increase of 18% year on year.

Implementing Fisheries Law 2017: Towards Responsible Fisheries

The People`s Committee of Quang Nam province has just issued a plan for implementation of the Fisheries Law 2017, assigning the...

IT’S OFFICIAL: Shrimp Is Under SIMP

As of today, shrimp imports are now officially covered by the U.S. Seafood Import Monitoring Program (SIMP) in accordance with the...

Tightened controls on antibiotic residues for shrimp industry

The shrimp industry earned US$3.8 billion in export revenue in 2017 and is striving to reach a revenue target of US$8-10 billion by...