AUCTIONS of new Norwegian aquaculture licences: NOK 170,300 per salmon tonne MAB in average for Salmar

SalMar – Purchase of increased capacity following auction of new quaculture licences

The Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries’ auction of new aquaculture licences closed yesterday (June 20, 2018).

At the auction, SalMar bought a total capacity of 2 132 tonnes MAB (maximum allowed biomass) for a total of NOK 363.1 million. 443 tonnes of the acquired capacity is in production area 7, with a total consideration of NOK 92.5 million. The remaining volume,1 689 tonnes, is distributed between the production areas 10 to 13, with a total consideration of NOK 270.6 million.

Source: Salmar PR (20.06.2018 23:00:41). This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.