Large Quantities of Sick Shrimp Flood Chinese Markets; Prices Drop in South, East China
SEAFOODNEWS.COM  translated by Amy Zhong - May 25, 2018
China’s shrimp price index is reported to be 140.05 points on May 16, which is a contraction by 6.9 percent, about 10.36 points, from that of May 6. The farm gate price of Chinese white shrimp is 28.97 yuan/jin (1 jin=0.5 kilo; ~$9.07/kg USD) on average for those at the size of about 40 shrimps/jin, which dropped about 2.15 yuan/jin ($0.67/kg USD).
Recently the market has suffered from ...
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