Canadian seafood giant Cooke has acquired Belgian shrimp processor Morubel from investment company Bencis.
The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Morubel cultivates, processes, packs and distributes shrimp and other seafood products to retail, foodservice and food industry customers across Europe in Spain, Portugal, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Italy, and France.
Morubel’s wild-catch product range includes Argentina red shrimp, shrimp, crayfish, and squid.
The company supplies farmed seafood, including black tiger shrimp, northern prawns, mussels and scallops.