NIPPON SUISAN KAISHA, LTD. is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in marine and food product businesses. The Company operates in five business segments. The Marine Products segment is engaged in the fishing, aquaculture, processing and sale of marine products. The Food segment manufactures and sells processed food products such as frozen food products and common temperature food products, among others. The Fine segment manufactures and sells diagnostic agents, generic pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical raw materials and health food. The Logistics segment is engaged in the cold storage of marine products, as well as the transportation of refrigerated cargo. The Others segment is engaged in the construction and repair of ships, as well as the marine transportation and engineering businesses. As of March 31, 2012, the Company had 75 subsidiaries and 32 associated companies. On January 28, 2013, the Company sold a 100% stake of EXPLOTATION PESQUERA DE LA PATAGONIA S.A. (PESPASA).