Marel Food Systems acquired Carnitech A/S in 1997. Carnitech was founded in Jutland, Denmark, in 1981 by six enterprising young men.
Carnitech had established itself as a leader in equipping large shrimp trawlers with on-board processing equipment and eventually became a leading international supplier of food processing equipment and systems.
In the salmon processing industry, Carnitech Salmon is a global leader, with the acquisition of CP Food Machinery A/S in 2002 and GEBA in 2004.
European Commission withdraws yellow card from Tuvalu European Union
The European Commission has lifted the yellow card it had issued for Tuvalu as acknowledgement of the important progress this Polynesian island nation has made in addressing the shortcomings in its fisheries governance.