About us

Founded in 1998 by its current partners, Fernando Guarch and Hernan Ponce de Leon, MAR AUSTRAL SRL, started as a company specializing in importing Chilean products. Slowly and following the development of the company and the market, it consequently started incorporating seafood from all continents.

Based on a strong profile, its portfolio of products and services of high quality standards currently provides more than 200 items available.
Today, it is a company dedicated to the importation, marketing and distribution of seafood in Uruguay,

including products coming from more than 25 countries and facilities equipped with cold storage, packaging and distribution room.

As a result of this development, the brand "MAR AUSTRAL", which bears the name of the company, is created composed of a wide range of basic products from the sea in retail presentation.

This product line offers the most consumed seafood options in economic presentations, providing an excellent price-quality ratio.

Mar Austral is constantly expanding its physical and logistical capacity, constantly launching new products and presentations, still an active promoter of the consumption of seafood in Uruguay.

Among its clients are the top restaurants, hotels, catering services, supermarkets, marine supply stores and distributors.