U.S. shrimp imports continue to rebound

Jan 24, 2024 ShrimpVannamei ShrimpPrawnChina ShrimpChina Shrimp Supplier

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States imported 70,835 tons of shrimp products in November 2023, and increase of 11% over the previous year, and achieved a rebound in imports for five consecutive months.

However, the unit price of imports in November was $8.00/kg, down 12% year-on-year and slightly up $0.02/kg month-on-month. Imports amounted to US $567 million, down 2% year on year. In the first 11 months, the United States imported 722,743 tons of shrimp, down 7% from the same period last year, and imported about $5.9 billion, down 19% from the same period last year.







The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's trade data