About Us

Ocean Providence (OP) is the industry pioneer in importing quality seafood mainly from Japan as well as from around the world. Our knowledgeable team has an intimate understanding of the specialty food trade, as well as the high-pressure demands of fine dining.

Our History

In 1980, OP founder Takeshi Yashiro, together with his partners, ventured onto the streets of Chicago to sell fish to Japanese restaurants.


Food Safety

The OP’s large domestic and international supply network follows strict product selection controls to guarantee premium quality and HACCP food safety standards.


Orders & Delivery

The OP Team is dedicated to delivering the freshest product consistently on schedule. Please click below to learn more about our Orders and Shipping system.


Contact Us

Whether you are opening a new restaurant, researching about seafood, or have a complaint and would like to send us a suggestion, please kindly fill out the form below and one of our associates will get back to you as soon as possible.