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Montevideo, February 22nd 2019 - 00:10 UTC

Tag: seafood exports

  • Saturday, December 29th 2018 - 08:13 UTC

    India planning to become a heavy weight in the global squid market

    A fishery research institutions study headed by Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute throws light on the rich resource of oceanic squid (S. oualaniensis)

    The squid caught in the deep waters of the Arabian Sea may soon become an exported product from India due to the fact that the country's fishing authorities have decided to grant permission for this cephalopod jigging.

  • Tuesday, March 6th 2018 - 09:31 UTC

    Argentine seafood exports in 2017 totaled 475,591 tons and US$ 1,8bn

    Shrimp and squid catches contributed the most to last year's figures. However fish sales decreased in volume and in value

    Argentine seafood exports grew by almost 7% in volume and around 16% in dollar value during 2017, according to the final figures published by the Under-secretariat of Fisheries in its latest Report. Data from the Economics Department, based on information from INDEC shows that fisheries exports totaled US$ 1,978bn, a 16.4% higher compared to 2016, while the volume was up 6.9% to 475,591 tons.