Address Marine harvest scotland, Blar Mhor industrial estate, Fort William Ph33 7Pt, Scotland, UK
Telephone: 01397 701550
The firm, the world’s leading seafood company and largest producer of farmed salmon, is part of oslo-based Marine harvest asa.
It employs 643 staff across scotland and was recently awarded lochaber Business of the Year at the highland Business awards.
Established in 1965 at lochailort, it took until 1971 for it to produce the initial harvest of 14 tonnes.it was the first to start producing farmed salmon in scotland. last year it sold more than 48,000 tonnes and is laying firm foundations for expansion.
Marine harvest scotland exports to 20 countries including the Us, taiwan, Poland, the lebanon and France. it delivered the first scottish salmon directly into mainland China thanks to diligent research and preparation. its sales to China are currently more than £10 million a year.
The company is routinely audited to ensure it is meeting standards and since 1992 it has held the prestigious French label Rouge accreditation, which is widely regarded as the highest food quality standard in the business. all Marine harvest farms, its harvest station and its processing plant, are audited and approved under the RsPCa Freedom Food animal welfare scheme.
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