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Why are Ag investors scrambling to get into seafood?

Press Release   •   Oct 25, 2016 12:32 EDT

Seafood is one of the most exciting agri-business sectors in the investment community, with a fast-moving demand and a rapidly evolving aquaculture and fisheries sector poised to supply it.

But with so many opportunities, finding the right segment and company to invest in can be a challenge. That's why IntraFish Media's Seafood Investor Forumsare the premier events for top executives from the world's largest seafood companies and interested investors to come together, make contact and do business.

IntraFish is bringing another all-star cast to its London Seafood Investor Forum on Nov. 30 at the Four Seasons, with top executives from several of seafood's largest companies presenting.

Among presenting companies are animal nutrition giant Cargill, salmon farming giants Marine Harvest, Bakkafrost, Grieg and Norway Royal Salmon, and aquaculture equipment group Akva Group.

Food research analyst Euromonitor International and the CEO of German seafood giant Deutsche See will be among the speakers at the event during panel discussions and presentations offering analysis into seafood consumption trends.

The event is held in partnership with Norwegian bank DNB, which will be presenting research on the sector.

Past events have drawn executives from Lion Capital, Black River Asset Management, EQT Partners, Oaktree, the Walton Family Foundation, Aegis Capital, AGR Partners, US Bank, UBS, Bank of America, Sun Capital Partners, Paine and Partners, BNP Paribas, Omnivore Capital, Tremblant Capital, Goldman Sachs, Bloomberg Philanthropies and Amerra Capital among many others.

Participating companies have included Marine Harvest, Iglo Group, Disney, Cermaq, Cooke Aquaculture, Sysco, Icicle Seafoods, Regal Springs, Norway Seafoods, American Seafoods, Trident Seafoods, Red Losbter, Thai Union Foods, Bakkafrost, Aker Seafoods, Nutreco and a range of other firms in the fisheries, aquaculture, foodservice and retail sectors.

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As the world's largest seafood news and information provider, IntraFish Media has inspired excellence in the seafood industry for more than 20 years. IntraFish’s offices are located in Seattle, New York, Puerto Varas, Singapore, Berlin, London, Cape Town, and several cities throughout Norway including Oslo and Bergen.

In addition to the powerful seafood news platform, which includes IntraFish Aquaculture, IntraFish Fisheries, IntraFish Marketplace and IntraFish Processor, the company also produces Norwegian-language publications and FiskeribladetFiskaren, and in-depth Industry Reports on a wide range of topics. IntraFish also hosts its Seafood Investor Forums twice annually, and Leadership Luncheons during SEG Brussels and AquaNor/Nor-Fishing.

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