Sociedad Pesquera Coloso S.A. (Public, SCL:COLOSO) is a Chile-based company active in the fishing and food processing sectors. The Company owns such subsidiaries as Pesquera San Jose SA and Salmones Humboldt SA. It also holds a 23% interest in Corpesca SA and a minority interest in Agroindustrial Santa Cruz Ltda.
Through its subsidiaries, the Company is engaged in the production of canned sea products and ready-to-eat meals, frozen fish and mussels, fish oil and steam dried fishmeal, as well as in the production and breeding of salmon and trout.
The Company has a fleet of 10 fishing vessels with a total storage apacity of approximately 9.850 cubic meters. It is a 30.51%-owned affiliate of Inversiones el Ceibo SA. The Company exports its products worldwide.
Traces of chemical weapons agent found in shrimp Sweden
Traces of a chemical warfare agent were found in shrimp caught near the Swedish island of Maseskar, where 28 ships with chemical and other weapons were sunk by the allies after World War II, the Swedish National Water Agency said.