Ninh Thuận fishermen reap seaweed bounty

February 24, 2024

NINH THUẬN — These days, fishermen in coastal localities in Ninh Hải and Thuận Nam districts of Ninh Thuận Province are beginning the exploitation season of seaweed. It takes about 5kg of fresh seaweed to make 1kg of dried seaweed, selling at VNĐ7,000 per kilo (28 US cents). Every day, Lành picks up about 250-300kg of green seaweed and then puts it on the sand to dry. According to fishermen, seaweed is purchased and processed into food and beverages in factories. Some kinds of green seaweed are also used for animal feed and fertiliser.

The source of this news is from Vietnam News