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Jan-Apr 2017: Vietnam cephalopod exports to Japan went up 37%
August 10, 2017, 09:40 AM
(seafood.vasep.com.vn) In the first 4 months of this year, imports of cephalopod into Japan from most countries decreased compared to the same period. In the period, imports from China, Peru, South Korea and Spain into the market recorded the positive growth of 84%, 1,934%, 3,504% and 1,187% respectively compared to the same period in 2016. Meanwhile, the import volume from other countries reported the fall.

In the period, Vietnam’s cephalopod exports to Japan touched US$38 million, up 37% year on year thanks to a rise in the export price. Currently, Vietnam mainly exports fresh/live/frozen squid to the market, accounting for 52% of Vietnam’ total cephalopod exports; followed by processed octopus with 21%; live/fresh/frozen/dried octopus with 19%; other processed squid with 8%.

CEPHALOPOD IMPORTS INTO JAPAN BY MARKETS (kg)

Suppliers

Jan 2017

Feb 2017

Mar 2017

Apr 2017

Total

China

4,436,734

2,098,988

3,831,481

4,509,706

14,876,909

Vietnam

425,286

300,735

404,514

357,519

1,488,054

Peru

309,436

196,116

501,157

353,176

1,359,885

Thailand

107,793

124,032

60,941

95,987

388,753

South Korea

8,704

48,342

4,572

37,865

99,483

Indonesia

24,000

24,300

15,090

28,438

91,828

Philippines

1,830

20,926

16,373

15,118

54,247

Spain

10,208

10,141

1,480

989

22,818

India

0

0

0

15,840

15,840

Total

4,436,734

2,098,988

3,831,481

4,509,706

14,876,909

(Source: ITC)

Compiled by Dieu Thuy

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