Japanese Mackerel Exports to China Jump 22 Times in May
In May, the monthly export volume of Japanese mackerel was 19,370 tons, down 17% from the previous month. It, however, increased 8% compared to the same month last year when exports were sluggish. Until the past year, Nigeria, which was the largest market, dropped 71% year-on-year, while Vietnam, the largest export destination this year, grew 1.4 times, and China 21.5 times. The number for the Philippines also increased 4.1 times, according to the Minato Shimbun report.
The average export price for the same month was...Full Story »