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Optimar strengthens presence in Turkish aquaculture sector.  Optimar has signed an exclusive agent agreement with OctoAqua in Turkey.

The signing of this exclusive agreement with OctoAqua strengthens their commitment to the Turkish aquaculture market. Optmar is a global leader for automated fish processing systems for use on board fishing vessels, on land and in aquaculture.

“We are very pleased to have signed this agreement. The partnership is already well established, and we look forward to many successful projects ahead,” says Hans Owen Thunem, Vice President Sales Aqua at Optimar.

OctoAqua will represent Optimar’s innovative factory solutions and processing equipment across Turkey. This marks a significant step in Optimar’s expansion in the Turkish market.

“OctoAqua will now offer complete and customised solutions to our clients – both on land and at sea. To maintain our position in fish processing, partnering with strong companies like Optimar is crucial,” explains Hilal Tolasa Gündoğdu, co-founder of OctoAqua.

Dr. Ertogrul Gundogdu believes that Optimar and OctoAqua are the perfect match. With Optimar and their expertise in delivering high-quality processing equipment and our goal of providing the best solutions to our clients, we really look forward this close collaboration.

“The aquaculture industry in Turkey is growing and the demand for quality solutions in processing is increasing. Through our collaboration with OctoAqua, we can provide valuable solutions that meet high standards,” adds Sales Manager in Optimar Håvard Worren.