Austral Group SAA Austral Group SAA (Public, LIN:AUSTRAC1) is a Peru-based company engaged in the fishing and food processing sector. Its activities include the extraction and transformation of hydro-biological resources for the production of fish flour and fish oil, as well as production of canned and frozen fish.
The Company’s products are distributed under the Austral brand and exported to North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania. As of Septembe 30, 2009, the Company operated five processing plants located in the areas of Pisco, Coishco, Huarmey, Chancay and Ilo. It also operates a fleet of 38 ships.
The Company is an 89.21%-owned indirect subsidiary of Laco AS.
Illegal salmon nets seized in Donegal United Kingdom
Inland Fisheries Ireland has seized 26 untagged salmon in the Glenties area in Donegal and 1100 yards of illegal salmon drift nets off Inishbeg Island.