Lee Fish USA

Distribution Regions:
  • Canada - Pacific
  • Mexico
  • USA - California
  • USA - Gulf of Mexico
  • USA - Hawaii
  • USA - Mid Atlantic
  • USA - Midwest
  • USA - New England
  • USA - Pacific Northwest
  • USA - Rockies & Southwest
  • USA - South Atlantic
  • USA - Southeast

Lee Fish USA

Distributor, Exporter, Importer, Processor, Trader, Wholesaler
CA, United States
Contact Information

Lee Fish USA provides fresh and frozen, New Zealand-caught finfish to customers throughout North America. Lee Fish USA is a subsidiary of Leigh Fisheries Limited, which was founded in 1956 in the small village of Leigh in the North Island of New Zealand. Over the years, the company has expanded launching Lee Fish Europe in 1998, Lee Fish USA in 2001, and Lee Fish Asia in 2010. Leigh Fisheries Limited and its subsidiaries annually supply 8,000,000 pounds of high quality fish to satisfied customers all over the world.

Lee Fish USA is recognized as a leader in the marketing and importing of high quality fish from New Zealand and throughout the Pacific. Strategically located within a few miles from Los Angeles International Airport, Lee Fish USA receives daily shipments of fresh and frozen fish right from New Zealand. Their proximity to Los Angeles International Airport allows Lee Fish USA to redirect their products to customers throughout North America on the very same day they arrive. The team at Lee Fish USA is so efficient, that they can deliver their fish to the end-user within 24 to 36 hours of it being caught in New Zealand waters. 

Throughout the years the “Lee" brand has been recognized for its quality and volumes. All of their New Zealand-caught products are managed under a quota management system administered by the New Zealand Ministy of Fisheries. In addition to providing an array of different seafood options from New Zealand and the Pacific, Lee Fish USA has a selection of Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified products. Their dedicated warehouse personnel meticulously oversee all the inbounds and shipments, while their sales and administrative staff work tirelessly to ensure their customers are always happy and satisfied with their Lee Fish products. 

Seafood Certifications

Aquaculture Stewardship Council Certification

  • ASC-C-00796

Marine Stewardship Council Certified

  • MSC-C-54800

Sustainability Partnerships

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Total Species
45
Total Sources
10/26/20
Last Product Update

Distribution Regions and Business Locations

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1310 East Grand Ave.
El Segundo, CA 90245
United States
45 Results: Viewing 1-25 Seafood Products
Seafood Product Origin Harvest Method Sustainability Rating Certification

Albacore Tuna

Thunnus alalunga
Pacific Ocean - South
Pelagic Longline
Seafood Watch: Avoid

Alfonsin a Casta

Beryx splendens
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Barramundi

Lates calcarifer
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Farming Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Bigeye Tuna

Thunnus obesus
Pacific Ocean - West Central
Drifting Longlines
Seafood Watch: Avoid

Blue Cod

Parapercis colias
New Zealand
Pots
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Bluefin Searobin

Chelidonichthys kumu
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Bluenose

Hyperoglyphe antarctica
New Zealand
Bottom Longline
Seafood Watch: Good Alternative

Brown Tiger Prawn

Penaeus esculentus
Australia - Western Australia (MSC)
Bottom Trawls
Seafood Watch- Eco-Certification Recognized
Marine Stewardship Council Certified

Buri

Seriola quinqueradiata
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Farming Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Buri

Seriola quinqueradiata
Japan
Net Pens
Seafood Watch: Avoid

California Market Squid

Doryteuthis opalescens
USA - California
Purse Seine - Unassociated
Seafood Watch: Best Choice

Chilean Oysters

Ostrea chilensis
Worldwide
Off-Bottom Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice

Chinook Salmon

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
New Zealand
Marine Net Pen
Seafood Watch: Best Choice

Common Octopus

Octopus vulgaris
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Common Octopus

Octopus vulgaris
Spain
Traps
Seafood Watch: Good Alternative

Common Octopus

Octopus vulgaris
Spain
Pots
Seafood Watch: Good Alternative

Groper

Polyprion oxygeneios
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

John Dory

Zeus faber
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Kahawai

Arripis trutta
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Kona Crab

Ranina ranina
Australia
Pot/Trap
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Mahi-mahi

Coryphaena hippurus
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Morwong

Nemadactylus douglasii
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

New Zealand Cockles

Austrovenus stutchburyi
New Zealand - Otago Peninsula
Hand Implements
Seafood Watch: Best Choice

New Zealand Green Mussels

Perna canaliculus
Worldwide
Suspended Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice

New Zealand Hoki

Macruronus novaezelandiae
New Zealand (MSC)
Trawl
Seafood Watch- Eco-Certification Recognized
Marine Stewardship Council Certified