CROATIAN BASS AND SEABREAM FARMER WINS ACCOLADE
Croatian bass and seabream farmer wins accolade. Croatian exporters and partners of the 16th Convention of Croatian Exporters have chosen the winners of the ‘Golden Key’ award for the best exporters in 2020. For the second year in a row, sea bass and seabream farmer, Cromaris, won the Golden Key award in the category of Best Exporter to Italy in 2020.
More than EUR 150 million has been invested in the development of the company since 2009, resulting in a strong growth of all business indicators. Exports account for 88 percent of sales revenue. Cromaris fish is present in almost all European markets, and the main export market is Italy.
In 2020, Cromaris achieved sales of 10.376 tons of whole fish equivalent, which is nine percent more compared to the same period last year. Quantitative growth of 17 percent was achieved in export markets. Growth trends continued in the first half of 2021 with sales of 5.520 tons of whole fish equivalent (growth of 17 percent compared to the same period last year), with a volume growth of 20 percent in export markets, primarily due to strong growth in Italy, Switzerland, France and Poland.
Cromaris is a leading premium positioned company in production and processing of high quality Mediterranean fish and the sixth biggest company in the world in farming of sea bass and seabream, and the fastest growing company with a trend of further growth.