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  • China's Belt and Road initiative to strengthen seafood

    China's Belt and Road initiative will support the sustainable development of the global fishing industry, reported Ecns.cn. Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said the aim is to cooperate with developing countries by offering technological, talent and financial support, on the back of gaining access to potential markets.

    NEWS  intrafish.com 24 Apr 07:39 GMT

    China crackdown cutting off Ecuadorian shrimp's Vietnamese back door

    A year after a massive crackdown by Chinese authorities on illegal seafood imports entering the country via Vietnam, Ecuadorian shrimp exports to Vietnam are plummeting, while its exports to China are spiking to unprecedented levels. The break up of the smuggling ring -- which affected mostly...scandal -- also affected Ecuadorian shrimp exports. According to industry insiders, the crackdown prompted an increase in border control in China to close

    NEWS  intrafish.com 24 Apr 07:23 GMT

    Vietnam's pangasius exports to China, US slip

    Vietnamese pangasius exports to China and the United States, its main markets, dropped for the first time in three years in the first quarter of 2019, according to Vietnam’s Association of Fish Exporters and Processors (VASEP). In the first three months to March 2019, pangasius exports to China fell to $99.3 million (€88.3 million), down 1.8 percent compared to the same period in 2018. In March alone, the value of pangasius exports to this market reached $39

    NEWS  intrafish.com 23 Apr 08:03 GMT


    China and Myanmar sign trade memorandum

    The Myanmar Ministry of Commerce and government of Yunnan Province, China, signed a memorandum allowing the legal export of rice and fisheries from Myanmar through the Muse border trade gate, reported Myanmar Times. The agreement will take effect in May under the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry. The barter came after Myanmar agricultural products accumulated at warehouses near the border in China to crack down on

    NEWS  intrafish.com 23 Apr 07:54 GMT


    IntraFish Podcast: Salmon farming's $1 billion problem

    ; shrimp trade war #22: Fish feed's future; pangasius finds a savior; the hunt for a new bland fish #21: Chinese tariffs; lobster tensions; a milestone for...: Retail sector's new sustainable seafood push, the latest shrimp and pollock outlook #14: How China's seafood sector is changing #13: Cooke's catastrophe...seafood #6: Making money off Chinese consumers #5: Brexit, Iceland and Trump, Oh My! #4: Seafood slavery, fish finger price fights, talking Turkey #3

    Commentary  intrafish.com 23 Apr 05:51 GMT

    DataSalmon: Chilean salmon prices to China take a dive in week 15

    Prices for Chilean salmon headed into China dropped in week 15, alongside prices into the United States, but prices for product into Brazil rose again, according to the latest numbers from DataSalmon. The average prices for head-on Atlantic salmon, size 6 kilograms and above headed into China fell by $0.13 (€0.12) per kilo to $10.33 (€9.20). Average wholesale prices for D trim Atlantic salmon shipped from Chile into the United States nudged down

    Prices  intrafish.com 22 Apr 03:48 GMT

    Plant-based meat show premieres in China

    China's first gourmet fair for plant-based meat delicatessens is scheduled in Shanghai on Saturday, reports XinhuaNet. In China several home-grown, plant-based meat and seafood companies have inherited what is a long Chinese tradition and have been developing to cater to local and international demand. "Plant-based meats in China: Already available, easily accessible and widely affordable. That is the message that we hope to send out at

    Marketplace  intrafish.com 22 Apr 03:34 GMT


    Overfishing drags down Pakistan seafood exports

    Pakistan’s seafood exports declined 5.1 percent to 130,830 metric tons in the first nine months (July-March) of the current fiscal year (2018/19), Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) data showed on Thursday, reports The News. Value dropped 6.9 percent to $293.8 million (€261 million). China remained one of the largest importers of Pakistan’s fish and fish preparations, followed by Hong Kong, Indonesia, Egypt, Middle East, UK, Thailand, South Korea

    Fisheries  intrafish.com 19 Apr 07:07 GMT

    Vietnam builds hi-tech pangasius farm to compete with China

    Vietnam's pangasius industry has been urged to strongly improve its quality so as to compete with not only traditional rivals, but also its biggest importer, China, reports Vietnam News. To deal with this issue, a high-tech pangasius farm covering 600 hectares will be developed in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang in the fourth quarter of this year. When operational, it is expected to supply around 200,000 metric tons of high-quality raw materials

    NEWS  intrafish.com 19 Apr 06:56 GMT

    Vietnam tuna exports to China skyrocket

    Vietnam’s exports of tuna to China increased by almost eight times in the first two months of this year, making it the market the fifth largest...). Frozen tuna fillets from Vietnam and the ASEAN member countries are exempt from tax in the Chinese market and the advantage allowed Vietnam to become the leading provider of frozen tuna fillets to the market with over 65 percent of the market share in 2018. VASEP predicts that Vietnam’s tuna exports to China

    Marketplace  intrafish.com 19 Apr 06:40 GMT