Exports of tra fish to UK increase

Thursday, 2018-02-22 16:58:21
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NDO/VNA - Tra fish exports to the UK were worth US$ 45.7 million last year, an increase of 2.5% over the previous year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

It accounted for 2.6% of the total tra exports.

Vietnam is the sixth largest exporter of tra fish to the UK, behind Iceland, China, Norway, Denmark and Russia.

The UK and the Netherlands are the two largest importers of Vietnamese tra fish in the EU.

Vietnam’s exports to Hong Kong (China) were worth nearly US$41 million.

Thailand was the biggest buyer among the ASEAN member nations with shipments worth US$51 million.

Tra exports to numerous markets are expected to increase sharply this year.