Uruguay -- Business Opportunity -- Fishing Industry on Sale

Uruguay’s most important fishing company –Fripur- will be sold in a public auction. 

Main characteristics of Fripur are summarized below:

  • Total sales: US$ 78.3 MM in 2011, US$ 79.0 MM in 2012, and US$ 53.8 MM in 2013.
  • Fishing permits: Fripur holds licenses for Hubbsi and Red Crab.
  • Target markets: close to 90% of the production is exported to Europe and Asia.
  • Vessels: 15 vessels for fresh fish for Hubbsi, and 2 vessels for Red Crab.

Fripur is one of the leading seafood companies in South America, integrating a harvesting, processing, logistics, sales and marketing operations, with more than 40 years of presence in several international markets.

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