LI seafood company shipping shellfish to China

K&B Seafood of East Northport sends a ton of oysters, lobsters and other shellfish to Hong Kong every week, according to Newsday.

KB Seafood of East Northport sends to Hong

KB Seafood of East Northport sends to Hong Kong every week.

EAST NORTHPORT - A Long Island seafood company is now shipping its shellfish to China.

K&B Seafood of East Northport sends a ton of oysters, lobsters and other shellfish to Hong Kong every week, according to Newsday. That is about 10 to 15 percent of its business.

Experts say K&B is an example of the serious export potential in the northeast as seafood is seen as an important high-end food in China. 

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