Welcome to FIS   Sponsored By
United States
Subscribe to FIS | Register with FIS | Advertise with FIS | Newsletter | About FIS | Contact us
If you would like to send us an article, contact Margaret Stacey
   


Tuna is regarded as one of the world’s most valuable commercial species.

Commited to Environmentally Responsible Fishing Practices

  (MALDIVES, 2/21/2018)
Ensis Fisheries is a major tuna processing company based in the Maldives. The company processes and exports fresh and frozen tuna to the international market. Ensis is committed to environmentally responsible fishing practices and primarily source their tuna from local one-by-one fishers (pole-and-line and handline tuna fisheries). In addition to the fresh tuna business, the company has a skipjack canned tuna plant.

The state-of-the-art fish processing plant is located within 10 minutes drive to the airport and 20 minutes journey to the main seaport giving the best logistical advantages.
 
Ensis is the major exporter of fresh chilled tuna from the Maldives.

Tuna is regarded as one of the world’s most valuable commercial species. Being the highly-regarded tuna supplier in Maldives, Ensis offers a large variety of tuna all year round. The company’s fresh, chilled and frozen tuna products consist  of Yellowfin G & G, Yellowfin H & G, Whole Yellowfin tuna loins, chunks, steaks, trims and belly, Saku Blocks, Whole frozen Skipjack tuna, MSC certified tuna cans and tuna pouches - and more.
 
Wild catch from Maldivian Seas, delivered to you with the natural freshness every time.

Ensis pride themselves on the quality of their product and have stringent practices to ensure the quality of their tuna is maintained from the point of catch, by preserving the integrity of cold chain, using their own fleet of refrigerated trucks along the supply chain, from transportation to delivery from seaport to processing factory and airport. Ensis also recognise the social contribution of one-by-one fisheries to the local Maldivian communities. To enhance these social benefits Ensis work closely with the communities to bring change for the better by sponsoring local schools and community organisations.
 
Ensis acknowledges the strong support by the fishermen and local communities in its business. It has modeled its business to facilitate and stimulate income generation in local communities.

Ensis Group is committed to preserving the traditional eco-friendly and socially beneficial fishing methods of the Maldives rural island communities at the same time maintaining the high quality demanded by its customers in Europe, Asia and North America. Maldivian fishermen have since the very beginning, caught tuna by pole-and-line fishing. Until the introduction of tourism in the early 1970s, fisheries was the mainstay of scattered island communities. Even today, an estimated 20,000 people, out of the Maldives population of just over 300,000, are salaried fishermen.
 
The company owns its own fleet of refrigerated trucks to transport the products in temperature controlled conditions.
 
Ensis operate its own fishing-boats, and buys fish from the majority of local boats, ensuring a continuous supply of tuna and other fish. This means around 5000 fishermen, mostly from small island communities, depend on the company for their income. The company trains fishermen to handle fish on board, and provide them with ice boxes to store the daily catch. Ensis also give them loans to upgrade and maintain their boats. In addition, it has established fish collection centres in the north of the country to stimulate local fisheries.

The company also assists the schools and community organizations with financial contributions, sponsorship and other forms of support.
 
Ensis has a reputation for quality products throughout all major markets.

Ensis Fisheries holds the following certifications:
  • Certified for export fresh seafood to the European Union, USA/Canada and other key markets. The company is periodically audited and certified by the local food and drug authority, major international certification bodies and audits from key customers. Certified for export to some major supermarkets in Europe and USA.
  • Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), Good Manufacturing Practices
  • GMP and Standard Sanitation Operating Procedures (SSOP)
  • ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management System
  • GMP/ Food safety systems
  • Dolphin safe certified by Earth Island Institute
  • Det Norske Veritas (MSC Chain of Custody certificate),
  • Maldives Food & Drug Authority ( Approval # MDV009)
  • EU (Factory no MDV 009)
  • Friend of the Sea Certification
  • BRC ( British Retail Consortium )
About Ensis Fisheries

Founded in 2002, Ensis Fisheries is the leading exporter of fresh, chilled and frozen tune products from the Maldives. It is the major company of Ensis Group which was established in 1996. Ensis is a member of IPNLF since 2017.

Source: Ensis Fisheries
 
Related News

[email protected]
www.fis.com


Information of the company:
Address: Hulhumalé Industrial Zone M15 – 16
City: Midhili Magu
State/ZIP: Hulhumalé
Country: Maldives
Phone: +960 335 6677
Fax: +960 335 0602
E-Mail: [email protected]
More about:




Approval / Accreditation / Certified / Oversight by...
HACCP  ISO  



 Print


Click to know how to advertise in FIS
MORE ARTICLES
World’s Largest Sustainable Tuna Fishery Launches Ethereum Blockchain
World's First Plant-Based Alternative to Raw Tuna
BlueNalu, a Pioneer in “Cellular Aquaculture,” Announces Launch
McDonald's Releases Reel It In! Sustainable Fishing Card Game
Tech Visionary Oliver Luckett Moves Into Sustainable Seafood
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Becomes First MSC Certified Hotel Group in Asia
Sealed Air to Offer Plantic™ Bio-Based Food Packaging in the United States, Canada and Mexico
MSC Welcomes A&W as a Partner in Offering Certified Sustainable Seafood
Expanding the Craft of Salmon Smoking
Lund’s Fisheries Now Offers MSC-Certified Loligo Squid to Domestic and Export Customers
LACQUA18 Announces Plenary Speakers and Farm Tours
Maxwell Chase First-of-its-Kind Packaging Solution for Extending Seafood Shelf Life
A Satisfactory Quarter for the SalMar Group
New Zealanders Choose Sustainable Seafood For Future Generations
Lidl UK Becomes First UK-Based Discounter to Join Ocean Disclosure Project
SAPMER Develops its Visual Identity and Confirms its New Strategic Direction
Clean Seas Seafood Limited Launches SensoryFresh
Iceland Seafood International Forms Vertically Integrated European Seafood Powerhouse
Safe-Sea, the First Sunscreen Truly Friend of the Sea
Seamark Launches King Prawn Ready-to-Cook Range
More Articles...

Lenguaje
FEATURED EVENTS
  
TOP STORIES
SeaPak joins the Global Seafood Initiative platform
United States SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Company a leading firm in the retail market of frozen shrimp in the United States, has joined the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative platform as a funding partner.
NASCO adopts measures to protect salmon around the Faroe Islands and off West Greenland
European Union The North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organisation has adopted new regulatory measures to protect salmon stocks around the Faroe Islands and off West Greenland.
Fishing deal with China would settle maritime dispute
Philippines A joint fishing agreement reportedly being discussed between China and the Philippines is deemed a significant step forward in the relations between the two countries after an old maritime sovereignty dispute.
China's retaliatory tariffs concern Alaska seafood entrepreneurs and legislators
United States Alaska’s seafood industry officials and legislators have expressed concern about the possible negative effects additional export tariffs from China may have on the state’s seafood economy as a retaliation due to the measures set by the American Government.
 
Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation -Headquarter-
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation -Wartsila Group Headquarter-
ITOCHU Corporation -Headquarter-
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
Blue Continent Products (Pty) Ltd - (Oceana Group Limited)
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods Inc. -Headquarter-
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO -Food and Agriculture Organization- Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Group Headquarters
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Omega Protein Corporation -Headquarter-
Marona S.A.
Marine Harvest ASA - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
Mitsubishi Corporation Marine Products Depts. D.Team
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation -Headquarter-
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart / Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) -Headquarter-
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
INVE Group - Head Office
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
Morpol ASA - Group Headquarters
SeaChoice
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2018 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER