Exports of tra fish to UK increase

15:04 | 23/02/2018 Trade

Tra fish exports to the UK were worth US$45.7 million last year, an increase of 2.5 percent over the previous year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

A tra fish production line - Photo: VNA

It accounted for 2.6 percent of the total traexports.

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

The UK and the Netherlands are the two largest importers of Vietnamese trafish 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.

Theo NDO/VNA