VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Aug. 11, 2014) –
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AgriMarine Holdings Inc. (the “Company” or “AgriMarine”) (CSE:FSH)(FRANKFURT:A2G) is pleased to announce that it has accepted loans advanced from Dundee Agricultural Corporation (the “Lender”) totaling, in aggregate, $3,480,000 (the “Loans”).
The Loans will bear interest at a rate of 12.68% per annum, will mature one year from the date of issue and are secured by all of the assets of the Company and that of its subsidiaries. No finder’s fees were paid in connection with the Loans.
The funds from the Loans will be used for the expansion of operations at its fish production facilities in Canada and China and for general working capital.
About AgriMarine Holdings Inc.
Canadian-based AgriMarine is a producer of sustainable fin fish. The Company utilizes its proprietary, clean aquaculture technology to create an optimal fish rearing environment with economic and environmental benefits to meet the growing demands for healthy and sustainable food sources. The Company’s mission is to build a global portfolio of fish farms utilizing its clean rearing technology. AgriMarine Industries Inc. operates the Company’s Canadian and Chinese farming subsidiaries. Our flagship farm, West Coast Fishculture (Lois Lake) Ltd., is the premier supplier of Steelhead salmon in British Columbia and its premium OceanWise(TM) Lois Lake Steelhead is one of the leading brands of fin fish featured in top restaurants across the province. AgriMarine is a portfolio company of Dundee Agricultural Corporation, a subsidiary of Dundee Corporation.
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