Chilean salmon industry reduces operations due to coronavirus pandemicChristian Fernsby ▼ | March 30, 2020
The Chilean salmon industry, the second largest in the world, has suffered the impact of the coronavirus and reduced the capacity of its operations as a measure to contain the advance of the epidemic, said the president of the aquaculture union.
SalmonChile president Arturo Clément
Topics: Chile salmon coronavirus
Salmon production centers are operating at low capacity "with fewer workers per shift and processing a much smaller quantity of salmon," SalmonChile president Arturo Clément told Diario Financiero.
"We are making enormous efforts to adopt extraordinary labor and health measures to prevent contagion," he added. ■