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8 January 2019

New commercial director of Benchmark Genetics

Geir Olav Melingen joined the Company on 2nd January 2019

12 November 2018

Sea Lice and SRS research shortlisted for the Newton Prize

Collaboration between the Roslin Institute, University of Chile and Benchmark Genetics Chile

7 November 2018

Benchmark Trading Update and Notice of Results

Significant growth and earnings ahead of expectations

16 October 2018

New salmon HealthPortal aims to drive well-informed action

Benchmark's iWise HealthPortal has recently been launched in Norway

20 September 2018

Benchmark’s Fish Vet Group to lead research project on gill disease in Norway

Gill health is a major factor in the farming of salmon in Norway.

10 September 2018

Commencement of salmon egg production in Salten, Norway

World's most advanced egg facility increases Benchmark's capacity by 75%

4 July 2018

Landmark Artemia export deal

1st company in Asia to be allowed to export its Artemia cysts, feed and health products into Ecuador

2 July 2018

Appointment of Executive Director

Alex Raeber will join the Board as Chief Scientific Officer

19 June 2018

Interim Results 2018

Profit growth driven by increased sales from higher margin products

8 June 2018

Benchmark and AquaChile join forces to create world-class salmon breeding operation

Benchmark and AquaChile sign agreement to form a breeding and genetics joint venture.

15 May 2018

Benchmark identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report for 5th Consecutive year

The report shines a light on some of the UK’s most ambitious and fast-growing companies.

10 May 2018

Benchmark welcomes new Head of Nordics to its animal health business

Carolina will be responsible for commercial activity in the Nordic region

8 May 2018

Appointment of Chairman

Benchmark announces the appointment of Peter George as chairman of the board with immediate effect

30 April 2018

Benchmark Genetics Seals Triploid Salmon Deal With Grieg

Grieg NL has chosen Benchmark Genetics to supply them with triploid ova