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.
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.