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[Industry news] Future of pangasius in the US

At last year’s Global Seafood Marketing Conference (GSMC), many of the experts who discussed pangasius predicted the United States would import less pangasius. But few… Read More

[Industry news] Pangasius exports: more room for growth

In 2017, in face of many difficulties and  barriers, the pangasius export sector still went up compared to 2016. In 2018, the exporting markets have… Read More

Adding more values to Vietnam’s seafood products

Jan 17, 2018 Export price to increase in the new year? In 2017, in the face of numerous difficulties and challenges caused not only by the domestic… Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam files complaint with WTO over US anti-dumping duties

Jan 15, 2018 Vietnam has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the US’ anti-dumping duties on pangasius. By formally approaching the… Read More

[Company news] Vinh Hoan topped the pangasius industry in 2017

On Jan 14, a ceremony has been held by VASEP to mark the accomplishment of USD 8 billion target for the whole Vietnam seafood industry… Read More

[Industry news] Pangasius prices continue to firm and supply remains short

Jan 11, 2018 It seems whitefish buyers may not find cheap prices for farmed fish. According to a mid-December update from Siam Canadian Group, a… Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan urged US legislators to remove the Catfish Inspection Programme

Jan 10, 2018 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan made the statement while receiving new US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink in Hanoi on… Read More

[Industry news] Vietnam pangasius export turnover in 2017 was expected to reach $1.8 billion

Jan 06, 2018 Vietnam’s catfish (pangasius) export turnover in 2017 was expected to reach $1.8 billion, an increase of 4 percent over the year before,… Read More

[Company news] Vinh Hoan received First Class Labor Medal

On December 27, 2017, in accordance with Decision No. 2248/QD-CTN of the President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, Vinh Hoan Corporation was honored to… Read More

[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