Record US Fish Sales to Canada

The Fish Site
by The Fish Site
3 November 2008, at 12:00am

CANADA - Canada is the second most importantsingle country market for exports of U.S. fish and seafood after Japan and accounted for almost 18% oftotal U.S. fish and seafood exports to the world.

During 2007, U.S. fish and seafood exports to Canada increased to a record $710.7 million, up almost 8% from $659.7 million a year earlier.

In recent years, the growing popularity of fish and seafood in the retail and foodservice segments of the marketplace has boosted demand for imports of U.S. edible fish and seafood products.