Bidvest Namibia Fisheries Holdings (Pty) Limited (Bidfish) is the holding company of the various investments in the fishing industries of Bidvest Namibia. Bidfish comprises of a number of dynamic subsidiaries that are engaged in various sectors of the fishing industry in Namibia and Angola, offering a wide range of products which include frozen horse-mackerel, monkfish, sardinella, canned pilchards, other canned products, fishmeal, fish oil and oysters. All Bidfish companies own and operate their own vessels in the different sectors of the industry as well as the shore-based operational premises which are well suited for their needs.

Pesca Fresca

This company is engaged in the small pelagic industry, catching and processing mainly sardinella and horse-mackerel. Fresh and frozen fish is sold to the local market and fishmeal and fish oil is planned to be exported to the Far East and southern Africa.



No. 1 Fifth Street East, Walvis Bay

P.O. Box 4, Walvis Bay

00264 64 219 900

00264 64 219 905


Namsov has been engaged in the horse mackerel fishing industry in Namibia since 1990 and is a large supplier of  horse mackerel to countries in West Africa and the SADC region where it provides high quality affordable protein to more than 2,5 million people every day.


The Namsov brand is well recognised and we strive to remain the preferred supplier of quality product to said countries. We also produce high quality fishmeal and oil for markets in the Far East and Southern Africa.