Mowi ASA is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon.
Since the Mowi adventure started in 1964 the company has grown and changed in many ways. From its humble beginnings, when a few pioneers started farming fish in their back yards, through to the present day, Mowi has become a global leader in its field. As the company has grown, both organically and as a result of mergers and acquisitions, Mowi has maintained its leading position at the forefront of the aquaculture industry.
The adventure of Mowi begins
First stocking of salmon smolt in seawater. Hydro buys 50 % of Mowi.
Mowi becomes a recognized brand.
Several M&As and Norsk Hydro takes 100 % ownership of Mowi.
The Marine Harvest group is established from three independent companies (Pan Fish, Marine Harvest, Fjord Seafood).
Mowi establishes its own feed division, strengthening a fully integrated value chain.
Morpol becomes part of Marine Harvest Group.
Marine Harvest aquires Gray Aqua Group and Northern Harvest, and establish Mowi Canada East.
Marine Harvest once again becomes Mowi.
MOWI brand launch
Health and wellness benefits and positive life changes witnessed amongst their clients is why Upper Island Counselling (UIC) does what it does. Executive Director Kelsi Baine says “it motivates us to continue to work in this valuable helping role. We are so grateful for our member companies and our clients,” adding that Mowi Canada West,
We are now over two months into the COVID-19 crisis. Despite being faced with new challenges, our employees have ensured that key processes can continue to be carried out through innovation and collaboration. Big Tree Creek staff ensured that vaccination procedures at the hatchery wouldn’t stall due to the COVID-19 crisis. Hatchery Manager Chris McNeill
Mowi has been researching and testing a new underwater sensing system developed by Tidal at Alphabet’s X in Norway over the past three years. After an extensive research and development period involving field testing and data collection, the project is now ready for commercial validation and Mowi will be rolling out the technology to multiple