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Kilkeel Seafoods Opens New Processing Site With £1.3 Million Investment

Kilkeel Seafoods has opened a new state-of-the-art scampi processing site in Kilkeel this week. Following a £1.3million investment, the new addition to the harbour based seafood business opened on Thursday 12 November. The new refurbished site consolidates the two previous sites at Kilkeel South and Kilkeel North. The new site will…

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Kilkeel Seafoods To Add 33 Jobs In Prawn Processing

Kilkeel Seafoods is investing £933,000 and plans to create 33 new jobs with support from Invest Northern Ireland’s Jobs Fund. The company, based at Kilkeel Harbour, is expanding its processing operations for wholetail scampi for supply to Whitby Seafoods, its parent company in North Yorkshire. The new jobs will be…

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Rooney Fish Invests in Innovation for Export

Rooney Fish based in Kilkeel is to increase its investment in innovation with the help of Invest Northern Ireland. As the Northern Ireland seafood industry adapts to the challenges of the economic recession, the family owned and managed company, which currently exports its entire output of shellfish, is investing in…

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