Friosur was a pioneer in the salmon industry in the Aysén region and one of the first companies to get involved in this business in Chile.
In 1997 the dynamism and volume of the business prompted the creation of a new company, Salmones Friosur S.A.
Nowadays, Salmones Friosur has six farms, located in the shore of the Eleventh Region of Aysén: Camello, Chacabuco, Manco, Elena Island, Renaico and Santa Maria del Mar, producing three species: Atlantic Salmon, Coho Salmon and Rainbow Trout.
Pacific bluefin tuna status remains worrying, Pew warns United States
A group of scientists assessing the Pacific bluefin tuna population has determined that it is at just 3.3 per cent of its unfished level, a conclusion that according to the organisation Pew Charitable Trust confirms the species’ severely depleted status.