130% growth of Vietnamese pangasius sales to UAE
October 4, 2018 | B2B | No Comments
During the first half year of 2018, Saudi Arabia is replaced by the UAE in the top 8 importing countries of Vietnamese pangasius. In comparison to the same period last year, the exports of Vietnamese pangasius to the UAE increased with 130.7% this year.
Already more sales than in 2017
In absolute value, this three-digit growth during the first six months of this year resulted in $27 million exports of Vietnamese pangasius to the UAE. This number is significant, given the fact that this is already 17.4% more than reached during the full year of 2017.
Sales to middle east increased
Vietnamese pangasius exports to other markets in the middle east region increased as well. For instance, companies increased shipments of pangasius to Egypt during the last months.
More trends about Vietnamese pangasius can be found on the website of the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.