Friosur is one of the main Chilean seafood producers for human consumption Friosur is one of the main Chilean companies of food production in the area of fish for human consumption. It began its operations more than 15 years ago as part of the DERSA group, a recognized and well-established Chilean economic group.
In 1992, Friosur formed a partnership with Grandi HF, a well known Icelandic fishing company and a leader in the industry. Additionally, Friosur has developed strategic alliances with other world known companies such as Nippon Suisan (Japan) and Sealord (New Zealand).
Biotechnology developed to use onshore seaweed Mexico
A team of researchers from the National Fisheries Institute is working on the development of biotechnology for the use of seaweed on shore that is produced off Baja California peninsula coast.
Shrimp trawling responsible for the highest bycatch Worldwide
Shrimp trawling accounts for more bycatch volume than any other fishery type but efforts to reduce bycatch can make a positive difference, concludes a report about bycatch in the wild shrimp sector released by Sustainable Fisheries Partnership.