• An Giang
  • Binh Duong
  • Binh Phuoc
  • Binh Thuan
  • Binh Dinh
  • Bac Lieu
  • Bac Giang
  • Bac Kan
  • Bac Ninh
  • Ben Tre
  • Cao Bang
  • Ca Mau
  • Can Tho
  • Dien Bien
  • Da Nang
  • Da Lat
  • Dak Lak
  • Dak Nong
  • Dong Nai
  • Dong Thap
  • Gia Lai
  • Ha Noi
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ha Giang
  • Ha Nam
  • Ha Tinh
  • Hoa Binh
  • Hung Yen
  • Hai Duong
  • Hai Phong
  • Hau Giang
  • Khanh Hoa
  • Kien Giang
  • Kon Tum
  • Lai Chau
  • Long An
  • Lao Cai
  • Lam Dong
  • Lang Son
  • Nam Dinh
  • Nghe An
  • Ninh Binh
  • Ninh Thuan
  • Phu Tho
  • Phu Yen
  • Quang Binh
  • Quang Nam
  • Quang Ngai
  • Quang Ninh
  • Quang Tri
  • Soc Trang
  • Son La
  • Thanh Hoa
  • Thai Binh
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Thua Thien Hue
  • Tien Giang
  • Tra Vinh
  • Tuyen Quang
  • Tay Ninh
  • Vinh Long
  • Vinh Phuc
  • Vung Tau
  • Yen Bai

VN's marine reserves estimated 4 million tons

VGP – Viet Nam’s marine reserves are estimated to hold around 4.25 million tons with more than 900 species, according to the Directorate of Fisheries, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

03/13/2014 14:12

The reserves of small pelagic species boast 2.65 million tons, accounting for 62.4%, followed by big pelagic with 1.03 million tons and benthos with 487,000 tons.

The marine reserves in the North have 750,000 tons, the Central 712,000 tons, the Southern East 1,141,000 tons, the Southern West 610,000 tons and the middle of the East Sea 1,036,000 tons.

Viet Nam expects to exploit around 1.75 million tons of seafood annually.

In the first two months of 2014, 419,000 tons of seafood were caught, a year-on-year-increase of 4.2%.

By Thuy Dung