Pangasius Import Volumes Recover Somewhat After USDA Equivalence Ruling for Vietnam
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Analysis] by Lorin Castiglione - October 9, 2018
For the first time all year and since government regulation has switched from the FDA to the USDA, pangasius imports are within range of the previous three-year average.
August imports of frozen pangasius fillets registered 22.2 million pounds from Vietnam, the largest monthly import volume for 2018. Volumes have increased again, after a significant 62.3 percent increase for the month of July, gaining another 11.6 percent into the month of August.
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