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Vietnam to develop promising markets as it surpasses $8bn target in 2017 (18/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

Vietnam will aim to earn an export value on aquatic products of $8.5 billion in 2018, up 1.2% annually, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD)’s directorate of fisheries.

USDA not budging on smoke-treated Vietnamese fish (18/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

The US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) won’t be allowing any pangasius from Vietnam that’s been treated with “tasteless smoke” into the country any time soon.

Chinese seafood supplies threatened as oil spill spreads (18/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

The Panama-flagged oil tanker Sanchi, which collided with another vessel in the East China Sea earlier this month, is leaking toxic condensate, the South China Morning Post reported.

US plans to hit all Vietnam pangasius exporters with blanket duty (18/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

The US Department of Commerce (DoC) plans to hit each Vietnamese pangasius firm selling to the US with the same blanket anti-dumping tariff from March 2018, a source has told Undercurrent News.

Pangasius prices spike on shortage, which could last until 2019 (18/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

Prices for Vietnamese pangasius have risen to a high not seen in years, driven partly by a shortage in fingerlings which could last into 2019, several sources told Undercurrent News.

Major wild, farmed whitefish prices firm with 2018 supply down (09/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

Even before the news of the reduced quotas for pollock, cod and haddock for 2018 at the end of last year, prices for these key whitefish species were on the rise.

Bering Sea Pacific cod A season could be shortest yet (09/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

The first season for trawl-caught Pacific cod in the Bering Sea starts Jan. 20 and participants are already wondering if it will be the shortest on record.

Mekong delta province plans to expand aquaculture area (04/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

The Mekong Delta province of Long An plans to increase its aquatic farming area by 200 hectares to approximately 9,200 hectares and expects to produce 52,550 tonnes of aquatic products this year, reports VNA.

GOAL blog: India ramping up pangasius output; Indonesian tilapia production closing on China (02/01/2018 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

Guangzhou, CHINA -- Undercurrent News is reporting live from the Global Outlook on Aquaculture Leadership (GOAL) conference taking place from Sept. 19 to Sept. 22 in Guangzhou, China.

China’s 2017 fishmeal imports surge, though inventories currently falling (02/01/2018 - Administrator)

Chinese fishmeal importers are benefiting from a stronger renminbi and lower market prices to import near record volumes of fishmeal, according to latest trade figures and industry sources.

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MEKONG CHEF 2017 (10/04/2017 - Nguyễn Trí Tín)

MEKONG CHEF CONTEST 2016 IN CAN THO (20/09/2016 - Thái Nguyễn Phương Ngân)

The processing contest from pangasius with topic “The cuisine of pangasius and typical food from Mekong Delta” was taken place on September 16th, 2016 within framework of Vietnamese – France Trade Fair at Can Tho International Exhibition.

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HV CORP: PROFIT HIT VND500 BILLION IN FISCAL YEAR 2015-2016 (02/11/2016 - Thái Nguyễn Phương Ngân)

The Board of Hung Vuong Corporation (Hung Vuong Corp – HOSE: HVG) has just approved a preliminary report on its production and sales of the fiscal year from 1st Oct 2015 to 30th Sep 2016.

Vinh Hoan Introduces Untreated Premium Pangasius Fillets at Brussels Show (27/04/2016 - Thái Nguyễn Phương Ngân)

VIETNAM - To meet the growing consumer demand for more natural, minimally processed foods, Vinh Hoan will introduce its untreated Premium Pangasius fillets at Seafood Expo Global in Brussels, April 26-28.


March 28, 2017 According to Vietnam Pangasius Association (VINAPA) customary activities Meeting of Vinapa Members is held regularly in order to update the information of and exchange the issues araising the industry. The meeting discussed topic about “The Impacts of World Economic on Vietnam Seafood Industry” and was a simultaneously ceremony to reward the members according to their sustainable development.The event attracted 300 guests including businesses, government agencies, local seafood association, the media and press in the seafood industry.