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
Shark fin trade experiences sharp drop Hong Kong
The volume of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong in 2013 dropped from 8,285.1 tonnes to 5,412.2 tonnes, representing 34.7 per cent, according to the latest figures from the Census and Statistics Department.
Ocean acidification proves to have domino effect Australia
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are currently studying the shallow volcanic CO2 seeps in eastern Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province to observe how ocean acidification is affecting the oceans.