Proximar Seafood has signed construction contract

Proximar Seafood finalizes construction contract with Daiwa House Industry to build salmon farm in Japan, marking progress toward serving fresh Atlantic salmon to Japanese market


Proximar Seafood has entered into a final agreement for construction contract and land area with Daiwa House Industry.

Construction preparations will begin at the end of the first quarter of this year, where the plan is to build a salmon farm in Japan. The construction contract has a value of approximately six billion yen, which corresponds to almost 500 million Norwegian kroner. This is stated by the company in a statement on Tuesday.

- We are very pleased to have signed the construction contract, which brings us one step closer to serving the Japanese market with fresh Atlantic salmon harvested the same day, writes Joachim Nielsen who is CEO of Proximar.