Investment company Brimstone adds offshore fishing deal to its food basket

EMPOWERMENT investment company Brimstone, which has in recent years shown a growing appetite for food investments, has landed an offshore fishing deal. On Thursday, Brimstone’s 58% controlled hake-fishing specialist, Sea Harvest, confirmed netting a 19.9% stake in Perth-based Mareterram, which was listed on the Australian Stock Exchange last week. Newly formed Mareterram comprises Western Australian-based Norwest Seafoods, which harvests and processes wild-caught king and tiger prawns, as well as scallops. Read the rest here 13:51