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Horizon Fisheries

Horizon Fisheries started its operation on 16th September 2003 after taking over Maandhoo Fisheries Complex (MFC) located in Laamu atoll from the Maldivian government through a competitive public bidding process.

Today, the Maandhoo Fisheries Complex is a facility with capacity to process up to 80 MT of raw material per day into cans, pouches or loins in addition to a company-wide cold storage capacity of 5000 MT.

Being the leading fish processing and exporter in the country, we are committed to producing and delivering the highest quality tuna products caught in the traditional and most sustainable method of pole and line fishing. Our current customers include some of Europe’s most reputed brands such as Marks & Spencer, Sainsburys, Bell Foods, Bianchi, Migros, Followfood, Rewe, Penny, Berida, Billa, Stutzer, Wholefoods and more.

Our house brand “Maandhoo Mas” is now available in Sri Lanka (as “Rahameeru”) and widely recognized for quality by international resort brands in the Maldives, hotels, restaurants and in local supermarkets and family stores.



Serve with total commitment, foster continual improvement and aim to harness the creativity and aspirations of our employees to keep our promise to our customers, shareholders and society.


To deliver beyond our customers’ expectations

To support and improve the livelihood of local fishers and fishing communities

To be environment friendly and conscious of the impact of our operations

To create financial and career opportunities for our employees

To foster continual improvement through best practices



Since the inception of the company, we have had a long-standing commitment towards a socially responsible and fair partnership with fishermen, island communities and our factory workers. We have heavily invested in diversifying our business to meet the needs of Maldivian fishing industry and most importantly our international customers.  attaining quality standards such as ISO9001, 14001, 22000, BRC (A Grade), Halal, Organic Certificate and more. We are also proud to be the first and only MSC certified fishery to carry the Fair Trade Certified™ label

  • ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management System
  • ISO 14001:2015 – Environmental Management System
  • FSSC 22000 v 3.1 – ISO TS 22002-1:2009 – Food Safety Management System
  • BRC Global standard for food safety v7
  • EU approval and Certificate of compliance from Maldives Food & Drug Authority (MDV 011)
  • Marine Stewardship Council – Chain of Custody Standard (MSC-C-51680)
  • Earth Island Institute Dolphin – Safe International Monitoring program.
  • Halal certificate from Islamic Ministry Maldives
  • Complies with requirement of SMETA ZS1063843 & ZC1081281
  • USFDA registration – 14242720784
  • Organic Declaration – For tuna in Organic Sunflower Oil & Organic Extra virgin Olive oil
  • Compliance Audit certificate from Marks and Spencer – Customer Specific
  • Fish processing license – Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture – Republic of Maldives
  • Certificate of Registration (C-123/2003) – Ministry of Trade and Industries
BRC Food Certified
MSC Certified

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2017 : 1st place in Tuna process, value added exporter in Maldives => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • 2016 : Recognition in Development & Contribution to Fisheries industry => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • 2015 : 3rd place in Tuna processing, Value addition category => Expo Maldives
  • 2015 : 2nd place in Tuna processing, Value addition category => Expo Maldives
  • 2014 : Recognition award => Maldives National Defense Force
  • 2014 : Award of Recognition = > Ministry of Economic Development of Maldives
  • 2011 : 3rd place in Tuna export from Maldives => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • 2011 : Top 3 tuna exporters in Maldives => Maldives Customs Authority
  • 2010 : 3rd place in Tuna export from Maldives => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • 2006 : 2nd place in Tuna export from Maldives => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • 2005 : 2nd place in Tuna export from Maldives => Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
  • Fair Trade Certificate
  • Membership certificate => IPNLF