Crab Sales Continue Strong at Retail
The Food Industry Association released the 2021 Power of Seafood report confirming what the seafood industry lived through in 2020. The overall seafood category was up 28.4% at retail exceeding the growth of produce (up 11.3%) and meat (up 18.7%).
The greatest annual growth was in crab (+60.2%) and lobster (+59.9%)! A primary question facing crab importers and marketers in 2021 is whether this growth can be sustained and unfortunately the answer is no.....there is just not enough crab!
The world crab resource is sustainably managed and the harvest limited by...
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