Yellowfin tuna

The yellowfin tuna is among the larger tuna species, reaching weights over 180 kg (400 lb), but is significantly smaller than the Atlantic and Pacific bluefin tunas, which can reach over 450 kg (990 lb), and slightly smaller than the bigeye tuna and the southern bluefin tuna. The second dorsal fin and the anal fin, as well as the finlets between those fins and the tail, are …

Production Process yellowfin tuna cube product high quality

If they uses good routine then most of the time, their yellowfin tuna cube product will has higher quality. Do not worry as we will explain the routine needed here. First routine that the supplier needs to do is to get the yellowfin tuna as it is only available on the sea. The supplier already …

SATS launches new campaign to spur US aquaculture expansion

U.S. aquaculture advocacy group Stronger America Through Seafood has launched a new campaign this week, titled “Essential Aquaculture,” that aims to create a sense of urgency for Congress to act swiftly on aquaculture expansion in the country. Specifically, SATS is calling on Congress to clarify a regulatory pathway for permitting offshore aquaculture. “Offshore aquaculture is …

Pangasius exports to England continues to increase

A 7.3% increase in sales of Vietnamese pangasius was recorded in England in the first half of 2020 despite COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Việt Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP), the first half of 2020 saw a 15.2 % increase pangasius exports to England year on year, reaching $31.7% million. This is …

China’s wet markets are not what some people think they are

Hong Kong (CNN)If you have ever been to a shopping area where butchers and grocers sell fresh produce straight from the farm, then you have been to something that would, in some parts of the world, be called a wet market. That might be surprising — because recently the term wet market has become almost …

Pangasius prices dive as buyers pull back but rapid output expansion continues

02/12/2019 After an exceptional year in 2018, pangasius producers who invested heavily in expansion now find themselves facing much more difficult conditions as full inventories and trade restrictions slow the markets. Production Farmed pangasius production in the world’s leading supplier, Viet Nam, will reach record levels in 2019 following heavy investment and expansion across the Mekong Delta. Total …

Canned tuna demand stable with moderate supplies and low prices of skipjack

03/12/2019 Tuna packers in Asia and Europe held sufficient stocks until August-September 2019. Reefer carriers have had long queue at Bangkok port during this period. The global market for canned tuna remained receptive and exports increased from most countries, except Spain. Raw Material Supply Tuna catches worldwide were lower than average between July and September 2019, when …

Frozen skipjack prices declined to record low in July

10/09/2019 Last year’s positive demand trend for canned tuna continued during the first quarter of 2019, with increased imports of higher value products in the United States of America and Europe. Demand for non-canned tuna, particularly frozen fillet, is enjoying increasing sales opportunities worldwide at premium prices. Raw Material Supply The supply situation of frozen …

KIEN GIANG TO EXPAND SHRIMP FARMING MODELS

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang will expand various sustainable shrimp farming models to meet its target of producing 76,000 tonnes this year, slightly up from last year, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Farmers and companies in the province, which is one of the delta’s largest shrimp producers, use models …

VIETNAM sets goal of USD 10.5 BILLION IN SEAFOOD EXPORTS FOR 2019

Vietnam is hoping to take in USD 10.5 billion (EUR 9.26 billion) from exports of its seafood products in 2019, up 19.5 percent from last year, according to a statement from Vietnam’s General Department of Fisheries. The country also plans to achieve seafood output of 8.08 million tons (MT), up 4.2 percent year-on-year, including 4.38 …