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[ INTERNATIONAL NEWS ] Vietnamese seafood exports up 13% ,Q WKH ¿UVW IRXU PRQWKV RI  9LHWQDPH[SRUWHGPRUHWKDQ(85 ELOOLRQ D  LQFUHDVH FRPSDUHG WRWKHVDPHSHULRGWKH\HDUEHIRUH DFFRUGLQJWRWKH9LHWQDPHVH0LQLV WU\RI$JULFXOWXUHDQG5XUDO'HYHO RSPHQW 9LHWQDP3OXV UHSRUWV In April alone, the country’s seafood exports totalled EUR550 million. The United States, Japan, China, and the Republic of Korea were the biggest importers of seafood, accounting for 52 of Vietnam’s exports. The Netherlands, China, and the UK showed the highest growth of imports with 56, 45, and 34 increases compared to the same period in 2017. Imports of seafood also increased significantly (by 27.4) compared with the same period last year reaching EUR450m.

Vietnamese seafood exports reached a record high of EUR7billion in 2017.

Vietnamese seafood exports reached a record high of EUR7 billion in 2017, up 18 compared to 2016 and VASEP, the

Vietnamese Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers, expect this figure will exceed EUR7.2 billion in 2018 even

though the US and EU markets are still affected by catfish inspection, anti-dumping and IUU fishing.

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Eurofish Magazine 3 2018  

Featuring Norway, Estonia, and Slovenia, this issue of the Eurofish Magazine looks at urban fish farming in the aquaculture section

Eurofish Magazine 3 2018  

Featuring Norway, Estonia, and Slovenia, this issue of the Eurofish Magazine looks at urban fish farming in the aquaculture section