Made in New Zealand: Lee Fish, the multinational company certified Friend of the Sea

Made in New Zealand: Lee Fish, the multinational company certified Friend of the Sea

Sustainability is no doubt the keyword for the future, as it is the only way to ensure a future for our next generations”.

This is Lee Fish Group’s vision. Based in Leigh, New Zealand, the multinational sources seafood from Friend of the Sea certified fisheries and aquaculture mainly in Oceania and Asia.

“We decided to rely on Friend of the Sea strict audits and certification ten years ago and now we have now the widest range of Friend of the Sea certified products (the complete list is available here ), originated from well managed stocks and are caught by selective fishing methods and protecting endangered species. Certification requirements also cover areas such as waste and energy management and social accountability”, says Greg Bishop, CEO of Leigh Fisheries Limited.

“Oceans represent the main source of food for over 2,5 billion people – commented Paolo Bray, Founder and Director of Friend of the Sea – Protecting the oceans and fish stocks will allow future generations to rely on their bounty. Lee Fish Group, which has a strong commitment to sustainability and social responsibility and it has the widest range of Friend of the Sea certified products in the world “.