SEAFOOD EXPORTERS FLOUNDERING DUE TO COVID-19

A survey by the Việt Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (Vasep) found that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic was hitting seafood companies hard, especially since the beginning of March. Vasep said that most seafood companies saw declines of 35-50 per cent in orders due to cancellations, delays or shortages of raw materials. Many …

VIETNAM’S TUNA EXPORTS TO US, EU FORECAST TO RISE AS PEOPLE STOCK UP AMID PANDEMIC

Vietnam’s canned tuna exports could boom since the EU countries and the US are stocking up amid the COVID-19 epidemic uncertainty. The outbreak of COVID-19 is causing EU and the US to stock up on canned tuna, and this is likely to increase demand from Việt Nam this year, the Việt Nam Association Seafood Exporters …

PANGASIUS EXPORTS TO MALAYSIA WENT UP BY 23.6%

By the first half of October 2019, the total value of pangasius exports to Malaysia reached US$ 34.18 million, up 23.6% over the same period in 2018. Currently, Malaysia is the second largest pangasius importer of Vietnamese exporters in ASEAN. Earlier this year, the value of Vietnam’s pangasius exports to Malaysia increased very positively. As …