Seafood

Giant squid

This white-fleshed mollusc lives off the Chilean coasts between the Arica and Parinacota and the Biobío regions. It is a pelagic species that can be found throughout the water column, depending on the time of day.

In 2014, giant squid exports amounted to US$ 112 million.

Main exports destinations

South Korea, China, Spain, Taiwan and Russia

 

Availability

Year-round

PRODUCTIVE AREAS

  • XV - Región de Arica y Parinacota
  • I - Región de Tarapacá
  • II - Región de Antofagasta
  • III - Región de Atacama
  • IV - Región de Coquimbo
  • V - Región de Valparaíso
  • VI - Región del Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins
  • VII - Región del Maule
  • VIII - Región del Bío Bío

NEWS


Mejillones1
March 2, 2016 4:14 pm

CHILE ESTABLISHED AMONG THE WORLD’S MAJOR MUSSEL EXPORTERS

promocionenMercadodeFrutasOntario
February 19, 2016 2:25 pm

FRESH CHILEAN FRUIT PROMOTED THROUGH SONG AND DANCE IN ONTARIO, CANADA

Arandanos_Polonia
March 3, 2016 9:27 pm

CHILE PROMOTES ITS BLUEBERRIES IN POLAND