StarKist Tuna is a brand of tuna produced by StarKist Co., an American company based in Pittsburgh’s North Shore that is now wholly owned by Dongwon Industries of South Korea. It was purchased by Dongwon from the American food manufacturer Del Monte Foods on June 24, 2008, for slightly more than $300 million.
Dongwon Industries Co., Ltd.StarKist Co. is a direct wholly owned subsidiary of Dongwon Industries Co., Ltd.
All our tuna is wild caught in the Pacific or Atlantic Ocean. The majority of our tuna is produced in American Samoa (which is a territory of the United States), Ecuador or Senegal. A few of our products are manufactured in Thailand.