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June 01, 2021

Farmind Makes Fresh Carriers Co., Ltd. a wholly owned subsidiary

On June 1, 2021, Farmind Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President and Representative Director: Tatsuo Horiuchi; hereafter, “Farmind”) is pleased to announced that Farmind made Fresh Carriers Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Oto: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director: Takao Takeshige; hereafter, “Fresh Carriers”) a wholly owned subsidiary through a share exchange.

Fresh Carriers is a leading global company in the refrigerated and frozen marine transportation business for fruits and vegetables. Through the business integration by this share exchange, Farmind’s group will realize further enhancement of the global platform for fruits and vegetables distribution.

Based on Farmind’s corporate philosophy of "linking farmers with consumers", Farmind will continue to strengthen the supply system of fruits and vegetables in Japan and overseas and improve the quality through its nationwide cold chains, deliver fresh and delicious fruits and vegetables from farms to consumers, and contribute to the development of domestic and overseas fruits and vegetables distribution from various perspectives.

■Outline of Fresh Carriers:
  1. (1) Firm name:
    Fresh Carriers Co., Ltd.
  2. (2) Representative:
    Takao Takeshige
  3. (3) Establishment:
    April 2001
  4. (4) Location:
    7F, New Kawai Building, 3-4-6, Nihonbashi-Honcho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0023, Japan
  5. (5) Description of business:
    Marine reefer transportation business (main cargo: Banana, Kiwi)

Corporate Planning Department, Farmind Corporation
TEL: +81-3-5835-1794