As Canned Tuna Fly Off Shelves, Operations of U.S. Boats Are Compromised
Consumers bracing against Covid-19 have raised demands not only for health and safety products but also for many food staples, including tuna. According to a recent National Public Radio report, tuna sales were up more than 31 percent last week compared to the same time last year.
StarKist Samoa, located in the U.S. Territory of American Samoa, supplies tuna for the U.S. market.
“The StarKist Samoa operation relies on the U.S. tuna fishermen and direct fish deliveries to the cannery are a major component of our business ...
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