Animal nutrition and fish feed giant Nutreco has inked a deal to purchase the remaining 67 per cent share held by its two partners in its Egyptian participation Hendrix Misr. It already owns 33 per cent of Hendrix Misr, an acquisition Nutreco made when it entered the Egyptian market in 2001.
Once the multinational firm owns 100 per cent of Hendrix Misr -- Egypt's market leader in extruded fish feed (mainly tilapia) -- it will have gotten hold of a good base to expand its activities in this appealing growth market.
Egypt is the world's second-largest tilapia producer after China and, as a result the market for extruded fish feed in Egypt is expected to achieve ...
Synthethic Genomics, ExxonMobil to develop algae biofuels United States
Synthetic Genomics Inc announced a new co-funded research agreement with ExxonMobil to develop algae biofuels from strains with significantly improved production characteristics by employing synthetic genomic science and technology.
Cesium findings in eel coverup reported Japan
A scientist has admitted having detected radioactive cesium in eels caught in a boundary river between the Tokyo and Chiba prefectures but claims local governments took no action for nearly two months despite having informed authorities promptly.
Fish exports may generate USD 500mln by 2015 Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is working on increasing its deep sea fishing efforts and doubling fish exports between now and 2015 and to achieve this goal, it will be using new vessels from Japan and China,
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