VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/10/11 -- AgriMarine Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE: FSH)(OTCQX: AGMHF)(FRANKFURT: A2G) (the 'Company' or 'AgriMarine'), the leader in floating solid-wall containment technology and production for sustainable aquaculture, is pleased to announce its participation in the BC Jobs and Trade Mission to China headed by British Columbia's Premier Christy Clark.
Representing AgriMarine in the Trade Mission is the Honourable John D. Reynolds, PC who along with two hundred and fifty representatives from more than 120 companies and organizations representing a cross section of business sectors traveled to China this week to promote the Province of BC.
The Premier's Mission -Securing Jobs for British Columbians- had three goals in mind: strengthening our existing relationships in the Asia-Pacific region; opening new doors; and setting the stage for future opportunities with China and India. Areas of focus in China were transportation, international education, mining, forestry, liquefied natural gas, seafood promotion, and technology. Premier Clark met with government officials and business leaders in Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou.
The Hon. John D. Reynolds commented on his role during the Trade Mission, 'As Senior Strategic Advisor for AgriMarine, I emphasized the importance of building relationships between Canada and the PRC, promoting cooperation and trade and laying the groundwork for future business opportunities.' He added that, 'AgriMarine has brought Canadian-developed, Clean Technology for environmentally sustainable salmon farming to China. This Trade Mission enabled AgriMarine to raise its profile in China and assisted in promoting its Eco-Salmon products. AgriMarine's salmon trout produced in its Benxi farms was featured during the BC Alumni Ambassador Reception Held at the Westin Chaoyang Hotel in Beijing.'
About AgriMarine Holdings Inc.
Canadian-based AgriMarine is an aquaculture technology company engaged in the development, commercialization and licensing of proprietary solid-wall closed containment systems for the rearing of finfish. The Company utilizes its innovative, clean technology to rear salmon and trout in its farms in China and Canada. The AgriMarine System can be applied worldwide in warm or cold climate conditions, in oceans, reservoirs and lakes.
The AgriMarine System addresses sustainability issues in finfish aquaculture, creates an optimal fish rearing environment, offers a better farm management system with added environmental benefits over net cage rearing practices and meets consumer and retailer demands for sustainable aquaculture.
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