Lobster is one of the foods imported from the USA and fever in Vietnam today. New and frozen underwater lobster with portable sales websites and stores selling food have been brought in for about 340,000 VND (500gr), 1-4kg / 1 million VND / kg.
The owner of a seafood shop introduced said that the price is reasonable enough, it is brought in from the US, so users have a lot of interest, "try it." "A lot of people have tried, been a regular customer. As well as the ordered restaurants, shop- goers who buy goods for self-treatment are also very large.
While Vietnam is worth millions of money, but about 5 years ago, lobsters in the US for low-income, and even sold altogether, were not sold. someone chose.
In the years before 2010, the lobster was once a major industry in America. However, the crisis hit the end of the first decade of the 21st century, sometimes the price of this shrine is cheaper than sausages, when it is sold in Maine state only 2.25 USD / pound (co to 90,000 VND). / cg).
But as soon as he goes into the market in Asia, the seafood created fever for the middle class in China, Korea … That helps a lobster mining industry get back. .
According to recent US statistics, the value of the lobster trade to Asian markets has reached a high level in the past year. In particular, the Vietnam people spent more than VND 700 billion on American lobsters. This expenditure has increased by 200 times since 2010 – 2016.
Traditional food shops are not only growing imports for sale, this theme is becoming hotter on social networks.
The lobster price of some accounts is not significantly different from the source. By taking advantage of social networks to reach many customers, these "online shops" confirmed this is a free shipping for buyers in Ho Chi Minh City, although they are in Hanoi and t otherwise.
“I had never used a lobster before to use it. But, recently admitted by a friend, I think it's not a problem to spend a good deal of money on high quality seafood. My family currently eats about 2-3 times a month to cut the children, ”said Kim Loan (Close Dien, Hanoi).
Lobsters brought into the USA, approaching Vietnam, are still significantly cheaper than some lobsters in Vietnam as a cotton lobster 1.2 – 1.9 million VND / kg, blue lobster. 1, 2 – 1.7 million VND / kg … new type.
On average, lobsters come to Vietnam and weigh approximately 1-2kg / head. Buyers often choose to buy 1 large child but the biggest when it is boiled or includes more water than the little one. Buyers also buy 2 small children for 600 – 800 grams, which are sufficient to receive a reasonable price.
“Just buying the American lobster is about 2kg I can make three vessels from steaming, roasting butter and soup. Compared to other Vietnam lobsters the same price is lower in European lobster. "There are lots of tastier meat." Said Thu Huyen (Tran Khat Chan, Hanoi).
A resource owner who was analyzing American lobsters said that market for this product is very wide, from restaurants, hotels, to buyers in market in Cambodia.
“Recently, a number of small salt shops started selling lobsters to customers but usually a small amount of volume because the price is fairly soft, suitable for the user segment here" – d & # 39. This man will proclaim.
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