It is difficult to increase pangasius exports to Mexico in 2019
As of the first half of September 2019, the total value of pangasius exports to Mexico reached US $ 67.6 million, an increase of 6% over the same period last year. In the first 9 months of this year, only in the first quarter of 2019, Pangasius exports to this market grew well but from April to September 2019, the export value to this market was not stable and decreased compared to in the same period last year.
QII/2019: VIETNAM’s seafood exports to increase by 8%
According to the report on Vietnam seafood exports in the first quarter of 2019, Vietnam’s seafood exports in the first 3 months of this year showed the slight growth of 1% to touch US$1.8 million because shrimp exports continued to decline. Vietnam’s seafood exports in the second quarter this year are forecast to rise by 8% if exports of marine products (marine finfish, tuna, cephalopod) post the sharp increase and pangasius exports show the stable growth.
Pangasius exports to Malaysia increased by 25%
As of the first half of August 2019, the total value of Pangasius exports to Malaysia reached US $ 27.1 million, up 25% over the same period last year. Currently, Malaysia is the second largest export market of Vietnam pangasius in ASEAN (after Thailand).