BRIEF-Cermaq buys Chile licenses for $2 mln

viernes 26 de septiembre de 2014 02:46 GYT

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Cermaq ASA

* Cermaq Chile has acquired two new licenses for salmon production in Region XII.

* The two licenses are located in the same area as Cermaq's current production in Region XII.

* The two new licenses will increase the production capacity by 4,000 tons per year when fully developed.

* The new licenses were purchased for a consideration of USD 2 million. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Balazs Koranyi)