R D Tuna Canners Limited
Based in Madang, R D Tuna Canners is Papua New Guinea’s largest tuna canner. It sells its products under the Diana and Dolly brands, supplying both PNG and the Pacific Islands, and also exporting to Europe, the United States and Asia.
The company has integrated fishing and cannery operations, with 18 licensed fishing vessels operating in PNG waters and around 3500 employees.
Its facility can process up to 200 metric tonnes per day of tuna raw materials to produce canned tuna and frozen cooked tuna loins for its customers worldwide.
The cannery complex is composed of the cannery itself, power plant, steam plant, waste water treatment plant, microbiology and chemistry laboratories, two big warehouses housing the labelling lines as well as a separate can-making facility and a printing press to print and process labels for the canned tuna products.