Mitsubishi and Maruha Nichiro to establish joint venture in land-based salmon farming

The two Japanese giants Mitsubishi and Maruha Nichiro agree to establish a new joint venture in land-based salmon farming.  The new joint company, named ATLAND Corporation, will start building of the land-based farm in the town of Nyuzen, on the Japanese west coast. The production capacity will be 2,500 tonnes. "Mitsubishi Corporation and Maruha Nichiro Corporation are pleased to announce our agreement to establish a new joint venture company, ATLAND Corporation (ATLAND), that will specialize in the land-based production of salmon. ATLAND will be...