CHINA MARKET NEWS

Vietnam Takes Advantage of U.S.-China Trade War

Vietnam Takes Advantage of U.S.-China Trade War

May 17, 2019 http://www.seafoodnews.com President Donald Trump’s recent tweets about tariffs and China has hit both the U.S. and China hard and also influenced global markets. Some countries will likely suffer, while some are believed to benefit from the fight between...

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China Expects to Replace the U.S. as Largest Shrimp Importer

China Expects to Replace the U.S. as Largest Shrimp Importer

May 28, 2019 http://www.seafoodnews.com China is not only an important shrimp producer but also a significant importer in the global market. As statistics show, its shrimp output has increased slightly to reach about 1.3 million tons last year. Though the ratio of its...

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China Boosts the Development of Canada’s Seafood Industry

China Boosts the Development of Canada’s Seafood Industry

March 26, 2019 seafood news.com China has become a huge and lucrative market for many worldwide seafood suppliers, including Canada. As statistics show, this Asian country has become the second largest importer of live lobsters from New Brunswick, Canada. Thanks to...

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China Overtakes Japan as Alaska’s Largest Seafood Importer

China Overtakes Japan as Alaska’s Largest Seafood Importer

March 18, 2019 http://www.seafoodnews.com China used to mean nothing more than just an Asian country for fishermen in Alaska, but in recent years it has become a magnet, attracting sellers and seafood products with increasingly great demand and deep-pocket buyers. Its...

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Lobster Index Says China Still on the Boil

Lobster Index Says China Still on the Boil

http://www.seafoodnews.com If the lobster barometer is anything to go by, demand at the top end of the Chinese market remains on the boil despite downgrades in China's growth forecasts. The biggest player in Australia's most valuable wild-catch fishery continues to...

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China’s direct imports of crustaceans now worth billions

China’s direct imports of crustaceans now worth billions

By Louis Harkell Undercurrentnews.com Feb. 5, 2019 09:26 GMT Booming imports of shrimp stood out amongst China’s top seafood imports of 2018, with 192,991 metric tons of shrimp worth $1.36 billion imported directly by the country last year, up 203% in volume and 187%...

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China’s seafood imports balloon by 44% to $12bn in 2018

China’s seafood imports balloon by 44% to $12bn in 2018

By Louis Harkell Undercurrent News Jan. 23, 2019 13:46 GMT China’s seafood imports ballooned by a massive 44% to $11.9 billion last year as the country continues to change the face of global seafood trade. In the twelve months to the end of December 2018, China...

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Norway to prioritize pelagic sales to China in 2019

Norway to prioritize pelagic sales to China in 2019

By Undercurrent News Jan. 22, 2019 09:15 GMT The Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC) plans to make increased pelagic sales to China one of its priorities in 2019. It has announced plans for a project which focuses on increasing market insight and facilitating network...

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