Oslo Business Memo



[PRESS RELEASE] The breeding company AquaGen has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in Profunda, a facility in Barstadvik, Møre and Romsdal county, Norway that produces land-based broodstock of Atlantic salmon.


A group of scientists headed by professor Harris A. Lewin, plans to sequence the genomes of all life on Earth.


[press release] EW Group acquires the tilapia breeding company GenoMar Gentics from Norway Fresh.

[conference] Number of delegates to Bergen seafood conference approaches 1000:  Co-owners strengthens position in NASF.

[press release] Joint venture SalMar Genetic AS established.

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[press release] Norwegian investor Ferd acquires 17 percent in Benchmark Holdings: Invests into improving fish health and sustainability within aquaculture.