Empress International is a leading seafood marketer with over 50 years of experience. More than a shrimp company, Empress provides a total seafood solution. So whether it's shrimp, fish, crab, lobster or other shellfish, you can find it in our basket of quality, frozen seafood. Empress is also the home of the XCELLENT brand, representing the standard others continue trying to match.
For over 50 years, Empress International has been a leading seafood marketer in North America. Empress has earned a place in the forefront of the seafood industry with a global supply network delivering year-round supply and on-site quality control ensuring product safety and traceability.
In 2003, Empress became part of Thai Union International, further enhancing our growth and innovation while we continue to exceed the expectations of our customers.
Brands: XCELLENT, ASIAN GOLD, ARCTIC GOLD, FARM BEST, FESTIVA
Where is ‘El Niño'? Peru
In an interesting article published by the Institute of Aquatic Resources of Peru under the title En Busca del Niño Perdido (In Search of the Lost Child), the organization notes that "El Niño phenomenon will not take place in the Peruvian coast."
Red tape halts federal ocean aquaculture plan United States
The long and expensive federal permitting processes for ocean aquaculture projects, which requires an extensive environmental monitoring and data collection performed by the interested party has been halted by the Federal Government to develop the activity.