Far West Inc (FWI) was incorporated in 1973 after the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) was signed into law by President Nixon on December 18, 1971.

FWI is principally located in the village of Chignik Bay and represents the interests of the original shareholders and those that have inherited Far West Inc stock.  FWI is part of the Bristol Bay Region whose region is represented by the Bristol Bay Native Corporation.

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