Fisheries production in the first 10 months up 4.9 per cent10-11-2017

According to the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam, the country’s fisheries production in October was estimated at 677.3 thousand tons, up 4.9 per cent compared to the same period last year. Of which, fish production reached over 476.5 thousand tons, and shrimp yield gained 93.9 thousand tons, increasing by 3.7 per cent and 8.7 per cent, respectively year on year.

Fisheries production in the first 8 months of this year up 4.6 per cent06-09-2017

According to the Directorate of Fisheries, the country’s fisheries production in August was estimated at 730.5 thousand tons, up 5.7 per cent. Of which, fishing production reached over 296 thousand tons, and aquaculture yield gained 434 thousand tons, increasing by 5.7 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Binh Dinh: Strengthening solutions for fisheries development28-08-2017

Over the past time, authorities of Binh Dinh provice have implemented many measures to develop the fisheries towards sustainable and environmental protection. As a result, fishing and aquaculture activities have seen positive changes. In the first 6 months of 2017, value of fishery production reached VND 3,971 billion, up 6.1 per cent over the same period last year.

Fisheries production in the first seven months of this year up 4.4 per cent17-08-2017

According to the Viet Nam General Statistics Office, the country’s fisheries production in the first seven month of this year was estimated at 4,006 thousand tons, increasing by 4.4 per cent compared to the same period last year. Of this figure, aquaculture was 2,065 thousand tons, an increase of 4.1 per cent and fishing production was 1,949.6 thousand tons, up 4.7 per cent over the same period last year.

The 9th Meeting of the ASEAN Seaweed Industry Club (ASIC) on ASEAN Cooperation in Agriculture and Forestry product promotion scheme11-08-2017

On the 1st August, 2017, in Da Nang City, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam (MARD), the Directorate of Fisheries of Viet Nam (D-Fish) cooperated with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources of the Philippines (BFAR) held the 9th Meeting of the ASEAN Seaweed Club (ASIC) in the framework of ASEAN cooperation in Agricultural and Forestry product promotion scheme.

Fisheries production in the first six months up 4.2 per cent13-07-2017

According to the Directorate of Fisheries (D-FISH), the country’s fisheries production in the first six months of this year was estimated at 3.33 million tons, an increase of 4.2 per cent year on year. Of this figure, fishing production reached 1.66 million tons, up 4.7 per cent and aquaculture yield gained 1.67 million tons, up 3.8 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Binh Dinh: Shrimp farmers had bumper harvest11-07-2017

After the end of the first shrimp season, the shrimp farming areas of the province had great productivity, while the price of shrimp had increased sharply.

Vinh Phuc province: Total fisheries production increased by 0.67 per cent28-06-2017

According to the provincial Department of Statistics, in the first 6 months of this year, the province’s total fisheries output was estimated at 9,667 tons, an increase of 0.67 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Fisheries production in the first five months up 3.7 per cent05-06-2017

According to D-FISH, the country’s fisheries production in May 2017 was estimated at 692 thousand tons, an increase of 5.8 per cent year on year. Of this figure, fishing production reached 311 thousand tons, up 5.2 per cent and aquaculture yield gained 381 thousand tons, up 6.3 per cent.

Thanh Hoa province: Hau Loc District’s total fisheries production increased by 24.4 per cent in 4 months of 201719-05-2017

In the first 4 months of 2017, Thanh Hoa province’s total fisheries production reached 54,524 tons of fish. Of which, aquaculture production gained 15,695 tons and fishing yield was 38,829 tons. Most of species recorded high yield included clam and marine fish reaching 4 thousand tons, black tiger shrimp and white legged shrimp, 695 tons, and traditional fish yield at 11 thousand tons.

Solutions for Vinh Phuc’s aquaculture towards sustainability10-04-2017

Over the past years, Vinh Phuc province’s aquaculture industry has seen a dramatic growth, contributing to improvement of thousands of households. However, aquaculture in the province still exists shortcomings and not developed sustainably yet.

Ben Tre: male mono-sex giant freshwater prawn farming brings high economic efficiency13-03-2017

The giant freshwater prawn is one of the world’s most cultivated and consumed freshwater shrimp. Thanks to the high-technology and scientific research, farmers now can grow male mono-sex prawn which can grow faster and up to 60% larger than females. It helps farmers to get almost a 60% increase in their income. Currently, culturing giant freshwater prawn is developing strongly in Ben Tre province, especially the semi-intensive model.

New ambition for Viet Nam’s Shrimp Industry13-02-2017

During the Conference on the development of Vietnam’s shrimp industry held on 6th February 2017 in Ca Mau province, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the shrimp industry to reach 10 billion USD export revenue by 2025 instead of 2030. Moreover, the PM called for developing of a world-famous Vietnamese shrimp trademark while associating shrimp cultivation with sustainable socio-economic development and environmental protection.

Fishing and aquaculture production increased by about 2 per cent in the 11 months02-12-2016

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), fishing and aquaculture production in the first 11 months of this year increased by roughly 2 per cent compared to the same period last year.

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