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Rough weather and a credit pinch have hurt production cycles of farmed pangasius in Vietnam, resulting in sky-high prices, to the point where some processors have even stopped giving quotes to retailers.

VIET NAM - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has called on the Australian Government to allow the import of prawns and uncooked shrimps again soon.

 In response to the recent moves by Carrefour and other grocery store chains in Europe to cease selling farmed pangasius, the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) has reinforced its support of responsible pangasius producers, declaring its intention to “set the record straight on a number of issues” surrounding the pangasius aquaculture industry.

The US Department of Commerce said the revocation of anti-dumping (AD) order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp from Việt Nam would likely lead to a continuation or recurrence of dumping.

When Dr Stanis?aw Snieszko and colleagues injected carp with the first fish vaccine in the late 1930s, they declared that although effective, immunisation was too complicated and time consuming for large scale application in fish farms. Jump forward to today, and vaccines are available for 17 different kinds of fish species, protecting them against 22 different bacterial and 6 different viral diseases.

Farmers in Cà Mau Province, on the southern tip of the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, have begun to breed the giant freshwater prawn, or Rosenberg shrimp (Macrobrachium rosenbergii), in rice fields and have earned excellent profits in recent years. One rice farmer said he made three times his annual rice crop profit from three months of farming the prawn.

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Tuna is Vietnam’s most valuable offshore catch, and the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers is seeking to maximize its growing value on the global market.

VIETNAM - Black tiger prawn from Fine Foods Company fish farm, located in Ca Mau province of Vietnam, has been certified sustainable by Friend of the Sea.

The Panama Food Safety Authority (AUPSA) has approved 17 seafood processing facilities in Vietnam to export seafood products to the country. The announcement came in an official letter sent by AUPSA to Vietnam’s National Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD).