Echebastar is a Basque fishing company of tunas, based in Bermeo, which has a fleet of 6 tuna vessels. We have been working in tuna fishing since 1967, fostering sustainable fishing, a responsible use of fishing products and a maximum concern for the environment.
Thanks to our -60°C deep-freezing system and the monitoring of all the production and supply chain, we offer pure tuna, with its maximum freshness, flavour, texture and health claims.
From 2003 to 2015 we have reduced our fishing capacity by 25%, trying to find another way to do things and supporting DEEP-FREEZING.
With a view to reducing the tuna fleet’s emissions and fuel consumption by 20 to 25%, AZTI and the Galician company Marine Instruments, lead the...
True to its commitment to protecting and taking care of its staff, Echebastar, in collaboration with the Basque Government and the Government of...
Every year between 5 and 13 million metric tons of trash make it into the ocean. Most of this garbage comes from land-based activities, but according...
Bermeo, our hometown, represents a lot of things: the spirit of its people and their long-standing fishing tradition. Bermeo is also the tuna capital...