News & views

Below you’ll find up-to-the-minute company and market news, as well as relevant commentary.  

[Industry news] Third-Party Hold-and-Test of Imported Fish of the Order Siluriformes will be Discontinued

In its constituent update dated Dec 08, 2017, FSIS is announcing that the interim Third-Party “Hold-and-Test” sampling and testing protocol for imported Siluriformes fish will… Read More

[Company news] Outlook 2018: Vinh Hoan CEO Tam Nguyen’s interview with Intrafish

by Elisabeth Fischer December 8th. 2017 Where next for the pangasius sector? Top exec at Vietnamese producer shares her expectations for the coming year. Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam pangasius exports to Brazil doubled in 9M2017

Through Oct-15-2017, total pangasius export value to Brazil reached USD79.6m, up 66.2% year-on-year. Brazil is among the fastest growing exporting markets of Vietnam pangasius, with… Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam PM proposed the US to simplify import procedures of the catfish inspection programme

November 12, 2017 Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc met with US President Donald Trump in Hà Nội on November 12, during which the latter… Read More

[Industry news] Pangasius raw materials price remained at record high at the beginning of Quarter 4

Nov 09, 2017 According to report issued by Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (“MARD”), through September, total pangasius farming area in Mekong Delta has… Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam pangasius exports to traditional markets weaken while Chinese market bulks up

Nov 08, 2017 Vietnam pangasius exports increased in value through September but continued to struggle in key markets such as the United States and Europe,… Read More

[Company news] Vinh Hoan CEO: Value-adding is key for pangasius market recovery

Oct 20, 2017 Rising prices, ‘fake news’ and increasing competition from other species are just a few of the challenges pangasius suppliers faced… Read More

[Company news] Vinh Hoan’s CEO gave guest speech on pangasius at GroundFish Forum 2017

Oct 12, 2017 The Groundfish Forum serves as a meeting place for leading members of the global groundfish industry. The fundamental purpose of the Forum… Read More

[Industry News] Pangasius Exported to The US Hit Back-to-Back Record Imports In July and August

Oct 09, 2017 Pangasius has been a topic of conversation in the industry for at least the last year. The USDA’s initial mandatory inspection date, which… Read More

[Industry News] Vietnam’s pangasius “will find its best-value market”

Oct 09, 2017 Reported by Neil Ramsden, from the Global Outlook for Aquaculture Leadership (GOAL) 2017 conference. Asked whether the move to US Department of… Read More