Record Irish presence at Chinese Seafood Expo

Ireland’s seafood exports to China increase by over 220% since 2012 Date:06/11/2017 A record fourteen Irish seafood companies exhibited on the Bord Bia stand at The China Seafood & Fisheries Expo in Qingdao last week. The Expo, which ran from 1st – 3rdNovember, is the largest seafood trade event in Asia, with in excess of […]

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Booming China Show to Add New Halls for 2018 Edition

Press Release Booming China Show to Add New Halls for 2018 Edition Qingdao, China:  China’s seemingly endless appetite for more seafood, especially imported seafood, drew a record crowd to the Qingdao International Expo Center the first week of November. Visitor attendance reached almost 30,000, as buyers filled the aisles of the eight exhibit halls for […]

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GLOBAL G.A.P. Aquaculture Workshop

Join Global G.A.P.’s Public Aquaculture Workshop, October 30th and 31st! WORKSHOP INFORMATIONS Organizer: GLOBALG.A.P. Secretariat c/o FoodPLUS GmbH Spichernstrasse 55, D-50672 Cologne Mrs Lisa Hausen T: +49 / (0)2 21 / 5 79 93-993, F: +49 / (0)2 21 / 5 79 93-89 hausen@globalgap.org http://www.globalgap.org/ Date/Place: 30-31 October at Intertek’s lab, No. 177, Zhuzhou Road, […]

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Major Australian Exporter Notes “Unprecedented” Demand for Tasmanian Rock Lobster in China

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [The Advocate] by Rob Inglis – February 8, 2017 There’s a motion in the ocean as Chinese demand for Tasmanian rock lobster is growing. Tasmanian Rock Lobster Fishermen’s Association chief executive John Sansom said this could partly be attributed to the fact that red was a lucky colour in China. In fact, the Chinese […]

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Vietnam’s Pangasius Sales to China Up 76% in 2016; Could Pass US as Top Market in 2017

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Vietnam News] November 29, 2016 China, including Hong Kong, may surpass the U.S. to become the biggest importer of pangasius products from Vietnam in 2017, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP). Two months ago, China surpassed the EU to become Vietnam’s second largest buyer, the association said. In the […]

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