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Latest News | 23 Feb 2018

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Andy Coyne | 25 Jan 2018

Seafood giant Marine Harvest has confirmed it is to make 34 of its staff in Scotland redundant.

Simon Harvey | 2 Jan 2018

Norway's Marine Harvest has entered an agreement to acquire Canada-based salmon farmer Northern Harvest for CAD315m (US$251.2m) as part of a strategy to become "an integrated producer" of seafood proteins.

John Shepherd | 10 May 2017

Norway-based salmon group Marine Harvest today (10 May) booked "record" first-quarter underlying EBIT driven by "all-time high salmon prices for the quarter, strong demand and decline in supply".

Katy Askew | 15 Feb 2017

Salmon group Marine Harvest said it would open a new processing facility in Canada as it reported a jump in earnings for 2016 today (15 February). 

Katy Askew | 19 Dec 2016

Marine Harvest has entered into an agreement to acquire Canadian seafood group Gray Aqua Group out of receivership. 

John Shepherd | 14 Dec 2016

Eight of the world's major seafood companies have signed up to a ten-point ocean stewardship plan to try to boost traceability and crack down on illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing in their supply chains.

Katy Askew | 2 Nov 2016

Marine Harvest said today (2 November) its operating earnings reached an "all-time high" in the third quarter thanks to higher salmon prices supported by strong demand and reduced supply.

Katy Askew | 17 Oct 2016

Seafood group Marine Harvest reported higher operating profit when it detailed its third-quarter performance this morning (17 October). 

Katy Askew | 18 Aug 2016

Seafood processor Marine Harvest's operating profit hit an "all-time high" in the second quarter on "unprecedented" prices for salmon. 

Dean Best | 12 May 2016

Marine Harvest, the Norway-based seafood group, booked higher first-quarter sales and earnings on the back of buoyant prices in Europe and Asia.

Katy Askew | 18 Apr 2016

Marine Harvest has booked an increase in first quarter operating profit, despite losses from its operations in Chile. 

Hannah Abdulla | 17 Feb 2016

Marine Harvest has reported mixed results for the year with sales and net income up but operational EBIT down on market challenges.

Hannah Abdulla | 22 Jan 2016

Seafood processor Marine Harvest has warned up to 100 jobs are to go following a review of the business.

Hannah Abdulla | 28 Oct 2015

Seafood processor Marine Harvest has reported a dive in nine-month profits on the back of higher costs in the industry.

Hannah Abdulla | 14 Aug 2015

This week's results included an upbeat US snack group Snyder's-Lance reporting higher second-quarter sales and profits, improved half-year revenue and earnings at seafood giant Thai Union and declines at an acquisitive SunOpta.

Katy Askew | 22 May 2015

Marine Harvest has sold its 11.92% stake in Norwegian seafood group Havfisk.

Katy Askew | 1 May 2015

A busy week for results as the first-quarter reporting season got into full swing. We heard from global food manufacturers as far afield as Latin American and Russia, with the likes of Sigma Alimentos owner Alfa and Cherkizovo Group updating the markets. Here is just-food's weekly financial round up.

Katy Askew | 28 Apr 2015

Seafood group Marine Harvest has said that its 2015 and 2016 harvest volumes “will not be affected” by the volcanic eruptions in Chile that have seen more than 6,000 people evacuated from their homes in the past week.

Katy Askew | 4 Feb 2015

Marine Harvest hailed a "strong" fourth quarter as it reported broadly flat operating profit this morning (4 February).

Katy Askew | 19 Jan 2015

Marine Harvest, the Norwegian salmon specialist, has entered into a deal that will see it merge its Chilean business with local seafood group AquaChile.

Katy Askew | 14 Oct 2014

Marine Harvest said its third-quarter performance was "strong" in the face of "challenging" conditions.

Hannah Abdulla | 15 Sep 2014

Salmon producer Marine Harvest has bought the farming assets from bankrupt firm Acuinova Chile for US$120m.

Dean Best | 27 Aug 2014

Seafood group Marine Harvest today (27 August) posted what it called a "strong" second quarter, pointing to higher underlying EBIT despite a fall in profits on a reported basis.

Hannah Abdulla | 18 Aug 2014

Seafood processor Marine Harvest has started talks with staff over the future of its Brookside Products plant but has refused to be drawn on claims it is looking to sell the site to rival Bleikers.

Katy Askew | 23 Jul 2014

The European Commission has fined Marine Harvest EUR20m (US$26.9m) after concluding that the Norwegian seafood group breached European merger control rules in its takeover of Morpol.

Katy Askew | 5 Feb 2014

Norwegian seafood group Marine Harvest said its sales and operating profit hit an "all-time high" in 2013.

Stuart Todd | 17 Oct 2013

Brittany's struggling food firms are set to benefit from a EUR15m (US20.5m) package of emergency state aid to the region's industry, the Ministry of Agriculture has announced.

Katy Askew | 22 Aug 2013

Norwegian seafood manufacturer Marine Harvest has proposed an extraordinary dividend, having booked its "best second quarter in history".

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