A state owned enterprise managing the fisheries industry in the Maldives. MIFCO collects the local catch directly from fishermen to process for value-addition. Main products are canned & pouch tuna, frozen and chilled tuna for export and local markets.
State owned Fisheries management enterprise for tuna Processing from Maldivian Tuna Fishery
Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company Limited. (Mifco)
Maldives is renowned as one of the most exotic tourist destinations in the world. It is no wonder that Maldives tops the list of the most exclusive Sun-Sea-Sand hideouts in the globe. However, less known it is to the outside world, that the ‘Sea’ component denotes the means for lifeblood in this island nation as far back as 10 BC.
Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company Limited. (Mifco), the pioneer and leading force in the Maldivian fisheries industry commenced its operation with over three decades of expertise as a processor and exporter of tuna, on November 1993. Today the Company boasts of decades of experience and knowledgebase of the industry, through which it leads and contributes to shaping the future of this promising industry
Gold 100 for 3 consecutive years
Exports: Chilled Fish
Chilled Yellow fin - H&G and G&G
Chilled Yellow fin - Chunks (center-cut) and Loins
Chilled Yellow fin – value added products
Chilled Reef fish
Exports: Frozen Products
Frozen Yellow fin - Steaks and Loins
Frozen Tuna - GG Style