About Nippon Suisan (u.s.a.), Inc.
Nippon Suisan Kaisha "fishes" second only to Maruha Nichiro in Japan. Known as NISSUI) the company's fishing operations account for more than a third of its sales. Nippon Suisan Kaisha also processes canned and frozen fish products. The company's other business segments are involved in the production of pharmaceuticals and other chemicals, and it also has holdings in cold-storage and third-party logistics, engineering services, and shipbuilding and repair. The company owns Gorton's, a US frozen seafood company. More than 75% of its sales come from Japan, but Nippon Suisan Kaisha also has operations in and sells its products in a number of other countries. The company was founded in 1911.