No salmon yet, but shares rise

Fish Farmer - - News European -

THE land based salmon farm­ing com­pany At­lantic Sap­phire has seen its shares rise more than 150 per cent since Jan­uary, more than any other listed salmon farmer.

The com­pany’s share price on the Oslo Ex per share in late Novem­ber.

Although At­lantic Sap­phire is build­ing a land based farm in Mi­ami, which it claims will be the big­gest in the world, with plans for 90,000 tonnes of salmon, it has so far har­vested very lit­tle fish from its ex­ist­ing plant in Den­mark.

The com­pany has been backed by Nor­way’s DNB bank, as well as Den­mark’s ex­port credit agency EFK, and has said it is on track to har­vest 9,500 tonnes of an­nual out­put from the plant by mid-2020. In Novem­ber, it stocked its

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