Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us

Photo courtesy from VASEP

Raw pangasius and shrimp prices in the Mekong Delta decreased slightly

Click on the flag for more information about Viet Nam VIET NAM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 06:50 (GMT + 9)

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the price of raw pangasius and shrimp in the Mekong Delta provinces in December 2022 decreased slightly in the context of many difficulties.
According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the price of raw pangasius in the Mekong Delta provinces in December decreased slightly by 500 - 700 dong/kg compared to the previous month, reaching around 28,500 - 29,000 VND/kg for pangasius size 800g-1kg. Large companies increased capacity at the end of the year, but still mainly prioritized catching raw fish in their own system for signed contracts, with few new transactions. Companies exporting to the Chinese market are mainly looking to purchase large fish from 1.2kg or more, but the low fish stock in most localities makes transactions slow.
The price of pangasius fingerling size 28-35 fish/kg in December was at 34,000 - 35,000 VND/kg, down 3,000 - 4,000 VND/kg compared to the previous month. The demand for catching seed of private farmers and businesses tends to be slow due to concerns about the output of the fish market.
Photo courtesy from VASEP
Meanwhile, the price of raw shrimp in the Mekong Delta decreased slightly in the context of weak supply and a decline in exports at the end of the year due to declining market demand, difficulties in raw materials and high production costs. 
In Bac Lieu, the average price of frozen black tiger shrimp size 20, 30, 40 pieces/kg is currently at 255,000 VND/kg and 200,000 VND/kg, 145,000 VND/kg, respectively, down 15,000 - 25,000 VND/kg compared to the previous month. Prices of frozen white shrimp size 60, 70 pieces/kg respectively at 100,000 VND/kg, 95,000 VND/kg, down 5,000 VND/kg compared to the previous month; while the larger size of 30 - 40 pieces/kg increased slightly by 5,000 - 10,000 VND/kg due to the scarcity of goods. Export processing factories have not yet signed many contracts for 2023, so although shrimp supply is low, prices are less volatile.
Photo courtesy from VASEP
According to statistics, Vietnam seafood export value in December 2022 reached 756 million USD, bringing the seafood export value in 2022 to 10.98 billion USD, up 23.4% compared to 2021.
The US, Japan and China are the top 3 import markets of Vietnamese seafood in the first 11 months of 2022, accounting for 50% of the total seafood exports value. In the first 11 months of 2022, seafood export value increased in all markets. The market with the highest increase in seafood export value is China (up 71.3%).

Estimated import value of seafood products in December 2022 reached 250 million USD, bringing the total value of seafood imports in 2022 to 2.75 billion USD, up 37.8% compared to 2021. In the first 11 months of 2022, Vietnam mainly imported seafood products from India (accounting for 13.9%), Indonesia (10.2%) and Norway (9.4%). Compared to the same period in 2021, Vietnam's seafood import value in the first 11 months of 2022 from India increased by 20.3%, Indonesia up 96.4% and Norway up 15.5%.

Source: VASEP - Compiled by Thuy Linh

[email protected]


Click to know how to advertise in FIS
Feb 6, 09:00 (GMT + 9):
Shift in Danish pelagic sector as Ruth’s owners leave fishing
Feb 6, 08:00 (GMT + 9):
Produces set fishing quota for horse mackerel and mackerel for the year 2023
Feb 6, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Capelin advice increased
Feb 6, 04:00 (GMT + 9):
Japanese saury catch hits record low for fourth year in a row
Feb 6, 01:10 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Milko Schvartzman: 'More than 303 jiggers fishing for illex squid' (not counting trawlers)
Viet Nam
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - VASEP: 'Pangasius businesses are busy to meet orders right from the beginning of 2023'
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Sernapesca surprises 46 vessels in breach of fishing regulations
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Fishery Commission conducts IUU compliance simulation
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Net increase in fishery production in Gabes
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - First harvest of vannamei from Katsurao, Fukushima
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Belize wants to revive its million-dollar shrimp industry
Falkland Islands
Feb 6, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
Falklands anticipates new public debate on large-scale industrial aquaculture
Feb 6, 00:50 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Law 21,532 that prevents and penalizes the escape of salmon entered into force
Feb 6, 00:40 (GMT + 9):
Statistics │ Import │Frozen Salmon │ Chile, Turkey, USA and Russia │ 2021-22
Feb 6, 00:30 (GMT + 9):
Import volumes │ Stock / Sales │ Frozen octopus | 2020-21-22

For the first time in history, Russia overtook the United States in the production of pollock fillet
Russia Fed. But domestic fishermen are still far from China   In 2022, Russian fishermen increased the production of pollock fillets by 16.8% to 139,000 tons, according to the data of the Pollock Carcher&n...
5 Latin American countries pledge to protect their fishing industry
Peru Marine resources in the eastern Pacific and southwest Atlantic, as well as the fishing industry in Latin American nations bordering either ocean, continue to be threatened by illegal and excessive...
The company that opens the door of Montevideo to Chinese ships with illegal records
Uruguay The following is an excerpt from an article published by Mongabay: The Port of Montevideo is the one most used by the ships of the Chinese fleet in Latin America, according to a report by the NGO Oce...
Squid illex 2023: 'The fleet is fishing well, similar to last year'
Argentina Marcela Ivanovic (INIDEP) summarized the first three weeks of the start of the Argentine squid season, which shows very similar parameters to previous harvests, with 66 jigger boats fishing this week ...

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2023 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER