Fish Processing in Dún na nGall

Company name

Earagail Éisc Teoranta, Errigal Fish Company Ltd

Location

Mí na Aoire, An Charraig, Co. Donegal

Grant

R&D; training and equipment grants; capital grants

Dates

On-going support since 1972

Project

Earagail Éisc Teo is a fish processing company which prepares mackerel, herring, and whelk for the world markets and is a European leader in processing crab. It sells to European countries, Korea and Japan and has a committed customer base of over forty food companies in 26 countries.

Established in 1972, the company has had an on-going relation with Údarás since its foundation. Údarás is a major shareholder in the company and has provided aid in terms of training and equipment grants, as well as leasing a shellfish processing building in An Charraig.

Results

Aodh Ó Domhnaill, managing director Earagail Éisc Teo, is delighted with Údarás’ involvement which he sees as key to the company’s success. He looks forward to continued partnership.

Perspective

Earagail Éisc Teo will continue to develop its products through its in-house resource team and will expand its markets. See www.errigalfish.com