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Cargill completes Ewos acquisition

Friday, October 09, 2015, 23:50 (GMT + 9)

Cargill has completed the acquisition of Ewos, a global leader in salmon nutrition, for EUR 1.35 billion. In August, Cargill entered into an agreement with Altor Fund III and Bain Capital Europe III to acquire Ewos. The deal closed yesterday after meeting all necessary country regulatory approvals. With the need for protein expected to grow by 70 per cent worldwide by 2050, farmed fish offers one solution to meeting this demand, and together, Cargill and Ewos will play a major role in this growing and important market. The acquisition makes Cargill’s animal nutrition business a leading player in the growing salmon feed industry, one of the most advanced and professionally managed segments in global aquaculture. “The combination of Cargill and Ewos is a fantastic, long-term growth story,” said Joe Stone, Cargill corporate vice president. &ldq... FULL STORY

Pescanova’s former adviser fined with EUR 160,000
Oct 9, 22:20
The National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) has imposed a fine of EUR 160,000 to Pescanova’s former... FULL STORY
Salmon price status at week 41
Oct 9, 21:20
Fresh salmon export volumes for week 40 are down 316 tonnes compared to week 39, but up 1,464 tonnes compared ... FULL STORY
Shrimp production drop could affect seafood exports
Oct 9, 03:20
It is likely that India’s total seafood exports decline 10 per cent-20 per cent this year due to the imp... FULL STORY
Arctic cod and haddock fishery to remain MSC certified
Oct 9, 02:30
Norwegian North East Arctic cod and haddock fishery has been re-certified to the MSC standard for sustainabili... FULL STORY

Industrial fishermen reaffirm commitment to combat illegal fishing
Oct 9, 23:40
At a meeting with members of the Fishing Committee of the Chamber of Deputies, the Fishing Industrialists’ Association (ASIPES) president Luis F... FULL STORY

Thai Union joins efforts with organisation for migrant workers' rights
Oct 9, 23:30
The seafood processing firm Thai Union has devised a long-term programme to offer its employees training on Thai labour and social welfare regulations... FULL STORY

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Washington pink shrimp fishery gets MSC certification
Oct 9, 22:40
Washington pink shrimp is the first fishery managed by the state of Washington to achieve certification to the global Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)... FULL STORY
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Greenpeace urges Thai Union to stop alleged labour abuse
Thailand Greenpeace has urged Thai Union to increase oversight, traceability and transparency at sea after alleged connections of the Thai firm to alleged forced labour, human rights abuses and environmental devastation.
Maldives fisheries minister receives IPNLF Award
Thailand Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture for the Maldives has been presented with the International Pole & Line Foundation Award that recognises Inspiration and Collaboration in the pole-and-line and handline sector.
Indonesia and Australia join efforts to combat illegal fishing
Australia Indonesian and Australian authorities have signed an agreement to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and to promote sustainable fisheries governance across the region.
Over 297,000 sq km marine park created
Chile A new marine protected area is added to the seven existing ones in the country, as it was announced by the president of Chile.
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