Marubeni to market Thai shrimp

Kyodo

Trading house Marubeni Corp. announced Tuesday it has agreed to globally market processed shrimp products from Seafresh Industry PCL of Thailand.

The strategic alliance, concluded April 24, also envisages a future capital tieup. Marubeni, which exclusively sells the Thai firm’s processed shrimp for sushi in the domestic market, plans to distribute a variety of its products in Europe and the Americas while broadening the range on offer in Japan.