Dhofar Fisheries Industries (Public, MSM:DFII) is a subsidiary of Oman Emirates Investment Holding Co SAOG, is an Oman-based company engaged in fishing, processing, canning and marketing of fish and related products.
Its products include canned tuna and sardines, tuna loins, frozen tuna and sardines, fish meal and fish oil. The Company operates a plant in Raysut Industrial Estate that has an annual production capacity of 22 million tuna cans, 27 million sardine cans, 1800 metric tons of whole tuna loins (fresh and frozen), 1800 metric tons of fish meal, and 250 metric tons of fish oil.
The Company’s products are marketed under the brand names Blue Ocean, Amber Al Bahar and Silver of the Sea.
The moon influences loggerhead turtle bycatch Spain
The brightness of the moon affects the bycatch of loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) in night sets during albacore tuna fishing in the western Mediterranean Sea, according to a study by the Spanish Institute of Oceanography.