Myanmar’s River Catfish to Penetrate Russia’s Market

Myanmar’s river catfish (Silonia children) will reportedly soon become available on the Russian market. Catfish is inexpensive and popular among low-income people in Myanmar. About 2,000 tonnes of sliced river catfish will be exported to Russia every month starting from March, 2017. However, exporters might be faced with difficulties in fulfilling the demand at the […]

Beyond Ranong, southern fishers struggle to find markets

Myanmar labourers are already at work, hauling baskets laden with fish and bargaining over prices, before the sun is up. They work at the Ranong fish markets, the centre of southern Myanmar’s fishery trade. It is where heavily laden Myanmar fishing boats come to sell their catch, where humming processing factories prepare fish for export, […]