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Beginning
Joint property
Hermanos Gandón SA

Contact details

Address

Salgueirón 9, 36940

Cangas de Morrazo

Pontevedra, España

Phone number

+34 986 392 020

Fax:

+34 986 392 626

Email

oficina@hermanosgandon.com

Hermanos Gandón SA

After Wenceslao quits the company, it continued ruled by the other three brothers with manque in charge. They renamed it Hermanos Gandón S. A., present name of the company.

In 1987 the building of the ship Esperanza Menduíña started, which first sails in February 1988. This ship is, nowadays, the biggest freezer ship in Spanish fleet.

In 1994 the former Areasa Third is bought, now Hermanos Gandón Fourth.

In 1997, our offices moved from Aldán to Cangas do Morrazo, where they are located at present.

At the end of 1998 the former Virxe da Saleta Two, now the Aldán, last acquisition of the company by now.

In October 1999, don Manuel Gandón Menduíña retires and his post of manager is covered by his son Joaquín Gandón Sotelo, taking the third generation to the company. Joaquín Gandón has been already working in the company since 1994 and he has been involved in the fishing world since 1980.

In recent years, our company has been searching for strength its position in a section which is experiencing important changes and, as a result of that determination is our involvement in Fandicosta S.A. (12,5%) and Ibersea del Atlántico S. A. (25%)

At present we unload 4,500TN of frozen fish of the best quality per year, approximately, which is selected and procesed on board by expert Galician sailors. These products are manufactured and presented in many different ways to fulfill all the needs of our present-day and potential clients.

You can find more detailed information about the ships mentioned before in our ships section.