Eastern Fisheries opens European processing plant
Eastern Fisheries Inc. has opened its sixth factory in Staphorst, Netherlands and has also launched its new corporation, Eastern Fisheries Europe (EFE).
Eastern Fisheries Inc. is based in New Bedford, Massachusetts and is the world’s largest harvester, processor and marketer of scallops. The company operates 26 scallop vessels - the industry’s largest fleet - with facilities in the US, China, Europe, and interest in the largest Japanese scallop producer in Japan. Current offerings include sea and bay scallops, sole, flounder, plaice, pacific cod and lobster.