L & B Taspac, Auckland/ New Zealand
Lyford & Burkhart Exports (NZ) Ltd trading as L&B Exports was established in 1988. A vertically integrated company, the group retains its involvement in the Rock Lobster industry as quota owners, fishermen, processors and exporters.
In 1995 L&B Exports acquired Taspac International Seafoods to form L&B Taspac. Taspac added over 35 years of experience in the Seafood Industry and L&B Taspac quickly developed its current position as a leading player in the New Zealand Seafood Industry. Additional acquisitions have allowed L&B Taspac to further expand its species offerings. Additional to Lobster these now include our own Farmed Greenshell Mussels, Fresh Water Eels, Oysters, Sea Frozen products such as Squid, Ling, Barracouta, Southern Blue Whiting, Hoki, Warehou, Hake, Mackerel and a range of Deepwater and Inshore species in Whole, HGT, DRE and Filleted forms.
Constantly evolving, L&B Taspac sells high quality seafood to North and South America, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. As part of the Seawork Group, L&B Taspac spans to all corners of the globe from Germany, Spain, Namibia, and Australia back to New Zealand. Seawork has created a strong customer following and maintains an unsurpassed reputation for honesty and integrity.
In 2012 L&B Taspac extended its presence in China with the opening of an office. The China office is involved in fish processing, producing premium finished products as well as domestic sales across China. L&B Taspac has the resources, products and expertise to offer to all international destinations.
INLET SEA FISH, Valencia/ Spain
INLET imports and distributes frozen fish and seafood since 1993. Besides its main headquarters in Valencia, Spain, it also has sales offices in Madrid, Burgos, Seville and San Benedetto del Tronto (Italy) plus subsidiaries in Shanghai (China), Cochin (India), Reykjavik (Iceland) and Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), and a joint venture with Seawork Fish Processors (Pty) Ltd in Walvis Bay (Namibia).
Throughout these years, INLET has put together an international network guaranteeing its clients supply of a wide range of products.
To ensure availability, INLET has a modern new cold storage in Valencia measuring 25,000 m3, with a capacity for 5,000 pallets, from where it distributes its wide and varied stock.
In addition, its contacts and associates around the world enable it to respond to orders quickly and efficiently, as well as to carry out strict quality controls in origin of all products which, after passing the controls, are packaged under the brands EXKIMO and SEAWORK.
In fact, Inlet Seafish controls the quality of all phases in the process: in origin, during intercontinental transport, at the destination port and, finally, at its cold storage, thus guaranteeing the quality and safety of its products at all times.