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Tilapia & Catfish

 
Report Date: Tuesday, November 07, 2017
 
 
 

This market reports focuses on tilapia in the US. It deals with harvests, prices, markets and imports of the species.

NORTH AMERICA

United States

Tilapia

Prices

In September, the average price of imported fresh fillets at Customs was down 2% on that of the previous month and up 5% on that of September 2016. The price of frozen products was USD 3,933/kg, up 2% on that of August and 3% on those of September 2016.

Table 1: Average CIF prices for fillets at Customs, in USD/t

Product

Price

Var. % Sep/17 Aug/17

Price Sep/16

Var. % Sep/17 Sep/16

Sep 17

Aug 17

Fresh fillets

7,577

7,769

-2%

7,207

+5%

Frozen fillets

3,933

3,871

+2%

3,825

+3%

Source: FAS-USDA

Graph 1: Average CIF price of tilapia fillets at Customs,
in USD/t, 2013/2017

Source: FAS-USDA

Markets

In September, imports of fresh fillets reached 1,715 tonnes and USD 12,995,000, down 8% in volume and 10% in value on those of August and down 16% and 12% in value on those of September 2016. In the first nine months, they totaled 19,084 tonnes and USD 138,588,000, down 2% in volume and 5% in value on those of the same period in 2016.

Graph 2: US imports of fresh tilapia fillets (HS 0304310000 and
HS 0304490012), 2013/2017

Source: FAS-USDA

Imports of frozen fillets reached 10,315 tonnes, worth USD 40,573,000 CIF at Customs. These figures are up 7% in volume and 9% in value on those of previous month and up 2% in volume and 5% in value on those of September 2016. During the first nine months of the year, exports totalled 86,663 tonnes worth USD 345,001,000, down 12% in volume and 18% in value on those of the same period last year.

Graph 3: US imports of frozen tilapia fillets (HS 0304610000),
2013/2017

Source: FAS-USDA

During the period, imports of other products (whole, H&G and gutted, HS 0303890040 and HS 0303890040) totaled 27,621 tonnes, worth USD 50,320,000 CIF at Customs.

By DGA

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