Record-breaking Q2 for Marine Harvest

Record-breaking Q2 for Marine Harvest

MARINE Harvest achieved an operational EBIT of NOK 1 220 million in the second quarter of 2014, compared to NOK 901 million in the corresponding quarter of 2013. The second quarter was a strong one for Marine Harvest, with record high profit and volume. As a consequence of the good results, the board has resolvedContinue Reading

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Hatchery to restore trout in Armenia

Hatchery to restore trout in Armenia

ARMENIA’s government will has secured 3.6 billion drams for a trout hatchery in Sevan Lake. An announcement was made by the country’s minister of agriculture, Sergo Karapetyan, states a report by Arka News Agency, in which he commented that the complex programme was aimed at restoring the trout population. A fish-rearing and fish processing factoryContinue Reading

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Grimsby’s Canadian invasion

Grimsby’s Canadian invasion

THE largest Canadian seafood delegation to visit Britain for a number of years is coming over next month – and heading straight for Grimsby, the home of UK seafood. At least 14 companies with a total turnover of £500-million will be there, including Clearwater Seafoods, one of the biggest names in North American seafood. They alsoContinue Reading

Big gains for Bakkafrost

Big gains for Bakkafrost

THE Bakkafrost Group, the largest salmon farming company in the Faroe Islands, delivered a total operating EBIT of 212.1 million Danish kroners (DKK) in the second quarter of this year. The combined farming and VAP segment made an operational EBIT of DKK 180.0 million in Q2 2014 and the farming segment made an operational EBIT of DKKContinue Reading

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Spanish Seafood expo set for success

Spanish Seafood expo set for success

BARCELONA is placing itself as the new up-and-coming centre for European seafood with a major expo next month. The Seafood Expo Southern Europe, formerly named Seafood Barcelona, is reported to have surpassed its exhibition space when compared to the same period last year. The expo is also expected to continue to grow, with confirmed exhibiting companies this yearContinue Reading

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