IMARES is a leading, independent research institute that concentrates on research into strategic and applied marine ecology. The institute was set up halfway through 2006. Its products and services are field research, experiments on a real-life scale, exploratory studies on a laboratory scale, data management and modelling. The research facilities are modern, and the institute also has ISO 9001 certification.
Port strike hits Bio Bio fishing sector Chile
It is estimated that some USD 243 million has been lost by the Bio Bío Region due to the national strike that since November 7 has been carried out by port workers.