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March 27, 2014

Vietnam

Shrimp Exports in January and February 2014

 

Exports of shrimp continued to grow in early 2014, after bumper and profitable harvests in 2013. 

 

Vietnam Shrimp Exports in January and February 2014
(millions of dollars)

Species

January 2014

February 2014

White Shrimp, Penaeus vannamei

$157.6

$145.2

Tiger Shrimp, Penaeus monodon

$80.6

$80.8

Totals

$258.6

$238.8

Through February 2014, Vietnam exported $497 million worth of farmed shrimp, up 105 percent over the same period in 2013.  Earnings from white shrimp were $303 million, up 228 percent year on year. Earnings from giant tiger shrimp were $161 million, up 27 percent.

 

Source: Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) Website.  February Seafood Exports Up 57 Percent.  Ngoc Ha.  March 26, 2014.

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