Imports of Shrimp Higher in All Categories, November and YTD
November shrimp imports were released on Wednesday, a little over a month late, following the 35-day government shutdown.
November imports of warmwater shrimp products were 5.2 percent higher than in November 2017. The year-to-date total is 1.396 billion pounds, 4.8 percent higher than the Jan-Nov 2017 total.
India (+11.5%), Indonesia (+7.7%), Vietnam (+33.2%) and China (+26.6%) all shipped more shrimp to the U.S. in the month of November. Ecuador (-0.8%), Thailand (-24.4%) and...
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