Canned seafood products of the Croatian firm Sardina. (Photo: Sardina)
Croatian canned fish producer enters Ukrainian market
Friday, November 10, 2017, 22:30 (GMT + 9)
The first batch of canned fish produced by the Croatian company Sardina will soon arrive in Ukrainian stores.
Sardina, based in Postira, on the north coast of the island of Brač, signed a contract with the Ukrainian commercial network for the sale of 40,000 cans of fish, Total Croatia News reported.
According to the company's sales director, Davor Gabela, Sardina believes that its products have great chances of success in the vast Ukrainian market.
"Ukraine will become the 27th country to which we export. About this contract, we agreed for nine months," said Gabela.
Sardina is dedicated to fishing, fish processing and conservation, and it also has mariculture operations. It is one of the main Croatian companies in the fish catching and processing sector, and it exports about 70 per cent of its production.
The company has its own fishing fleet of seven ships and an annual production capacity of 40 million canned products.
Sardina products are sold in markets around the world, including Europe, the United States, Canada, Japan and Australia.