Importers brought 67,782t of shrimp into the US in July. That's 11% under the 76,412t recorded in July 2021 and 12% under the 77,255t recorded in June 2022
US seafood importers appear to be suffering mixed experiences at ports, with some reporting faster clearance times and wider container
Shrimp Raw material price in Thailand is very high at the moment. This year price is significantly higher than last year. From our reservation, the price of Nov2021 is higher than Nov 2020 around 10%.
The freight rate is still strong and it very difficult to get any space confirmation. Some liners do not offer the service to some ports like Chicago
Suppliers are finding that depending on different port, the freight from China to LA and New York is not same, from Zhanjiang to LA