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Montevideo, August 14th 2022 - 04:03 UTC

Tag: Argentina fisheries

  • Saturday, August 7th 2021 - 08:27 UTC

    Argentine half year fisheries exports total 236,000 tons; Illex price down 25%

    Overall squid exports totaled 102,505 tons, at an average US$ 2,046 a ton, with an 8,6% drop in volume and 30,8% in value.

    Argentine fisheries exports in the first half of the year totaled 236,000 tons valued at US$ 855 million according to the latest report from the CaPeCa, the Argentine Chamber of fishing vessels with freezing capacity. Spain and China figure as the main clients but there is a considerable price difference in some catch produce compared to a year ago.

  • Thursday, March 7th 2019 - 09:46 UTC

    Argentina and UK coordinating joint SAR operations and logistics in Antarctica

    Resuming joint SAR operations is essential given the increase of cruise vessels in the area extending, and the massive presence of fishing vessels in the South Atlantic

    Argentina and UK are holding their second defense bilateral meeting in Buenos Aires, following on last year's first round held in London which put an end to fourteen years of interruption under the administrations of the Kirchner couple.

  • 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.