Over US$ 33 Million Generated from Exporting Prawns in the First Half of 2021-2022 FY

The figures of prawn exports during a six-month period from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022 are as follows:

US$25.898 Over US$33 million was generated from exporting prawns to foreign countries in the six months of 2021-2022 FY from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

  • million was generated from exporting 5,806.26 metric tons of prawns through regular trade route.
  • US$7.594 million was generated from exporting 1,766.731 metric tons of prawns through border trade route.
  • US$33.492 million was generated from exporting 1,766.731 metric tons of prawns in total.

During the six-month period of 2020-2021 FY, a total of 5,289.536 metric tons of prawns were exported generating US$22.18 million.

Most of export-quality prawns are from Rakhine state while some from Taninthayi region. There is a total of 8,377.78 prawn farming acres in Rakhine state and the prawns are usually transported to Yangon city first and then exported to foreign countries. It is reported that fishery products have been regularly exported to over 40 countries including Thailand.

Source: Myawady Daily Newspaper (10-4-2022)

  • US$33.492 million was generated from exporting 1,766.731 metric tons of prawns in total during the six-month period from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.
  • During the six-month period of 2020-2021 FY, a total of 5,289.536 metric tons of prawns were exported generating US$22.18 million.
  • Fishery products have been regularly exported to over 40 countries including Thailand.

 

 

 

 

 

engdate: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 15:00
month: 
April, 2022