Ben Tre: Fishery output hit over 200 thousand MT
(seafood.vasep.com.vn) On September 20, 2016, local authorities in Ben Tre province (Vietnam) showed that, total fishery production of the province so far this year estimated to reach more than 205,600 MT, fulfiling 80% of the 2016 plan and rising 5%...
Vietnam shrimp exports to hit over US$3 billion in 2016
(seafood.vasep.com.vn) Mr. Nguyen Xuan Cuong, Minister of Vietnam Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) said, Vietnam shrimp exports in 2016 expected to achieve more than US$3 billion, and total seafood exports will hit over US$7 billion.
Shrimp farming to drive Bac Lieu’s agriculture
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has given a nod to the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu to set up a high-tech agriculture zone aiming to make shrimp breeding a locomotive of the local agriculture.
Vietnam eyes expanding economic links with Russia
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has suggested deeper links in economics, trade, culture, and tourism between Vietnamese localities and their Russian counterparts, including Saint-Petersburg.
Vietnam shrimp sales to US rose
(seafood.vasep.com.vn) In Jan-Jul 2016, Vietnam shrimp exports to the U.S. reported the continuous growth except for the slight reduction of 1.5% in June; sales in Feb saw the sharpest growth of 52.3% from Feb 2015; sales in Jul saw the highest value...