Purse seine fishing and processing is the main focus of the Tauranga plant and fishing base. Purse seine varieties such as Jack and Blue Mackerel, Kahawai, and Skipjack Tuna comprise the largest volume species processed in Tauranga. Some deepwater species are also reprocessed in Tauranga. The plant also carries out vessel servicing and net repairing operations for the purse seine fleet of five vessels and two inshore trawlers.
A major coldstore operation named ECS carries out blast freezing and cold storage operations for Sanford and a number of other major food industries in the region. A retail shop on site is highly rated by the public of the Bay of Plenty.
Contact Name: Steve Keeves
Physical Address: 1 Cross Road Sulphur Point Tauranga
Postal Address: P O Box 391 Tauranga
Work Phone: 07 578 2109
Fax: 07 578 2767
Mobile: 0274 944 021
Industry Description: Seafood Processing
Product Or Service: Seafood