Eskja hf from East Iceland is one of the leading fishing companies in Iceland. For over 70 years the company has been the foundation of the economy of Eskifjörður and currently operates three ships, and one of the most advanced fishmeal factory in the North Atlantic. Along with operating a whitefish factory – working fresh fish in the most demanding market in the world, the company employs about 100 people. For years, Eskja has been striving to remain at the forefront in the production of quality products from raw materials that have received the best possible treatment in the process. The company strives for education and training of employees.
Eskja aims to expand its product portfolio in China with selling of high quality ecological products varying from pelagic species fish oil and fish meal to fresh& frozen whitefish products. This will be done through reliable partners which have joint interest in brand building and increased value-creation. Furthermore, increased awareness and demand for healthy foods will be the cornerstone of Eskja‘s strategy in China as the products are rich in high quality nutritious fatty Omega 3 and 6 acids along with high protein perfectly suited for demands of self-aware consumers which seek high quality and freshness from the clean oceans of the North-Atlantic.