Posted by: Jimely Flores | November 12, 2012

blue swimming crab in the Philippines: an update

Crab and crab products (mostly from the blue swimming crab, Portunus pelagicus species)is the 3rd top export product of the Philippines. In CY2009, its export value costs about US$39,171Thousands. The Philippines exports most of its crab products to the USA. Of the total Production about 60% are exported and 40% remains in the country for local consumption.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: