ANALYSIS: Shrimp Imports 1.4 Percent Lower in November; India and Ecuador Surpass All of Last Year
November imports were released today and show a 1.4 percent decline in total volume; the eleven-month total now stands just 0.6 percent ahead of Jan-Nov 2018.
Of our top seven trade partners, India (+25.8%), Indonesia (+5.2%) and Ecuador (+7.0%) shipped more. Meanwhile, Vietnam (-6.9%), Thailand (-22.1%), Mexico (-12.0%) and China (-76.1%) sent less shrimp to the U.S.
In terms of product form, the U.S. imported more headless shell-on, which includes easy peel, (+5.9%) and peeled (+1.7%)...
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