Marine Harvest ASA : MHG - Successful placement of unsecured bond issue

   Marine Harvest ASA : MHG - Successful placement of unsecured bond issue

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Bergen, 28 February 2013

Marine Harvest ASA has successfully completed  an unsecured bond issue of  NOK 
1,250 million with maturity  in March 2018. The  settlement date for the  bond 
issue is expected to be 12 March 2013. The bond carries an interest of 3-month
NIBOR plus 3.5%. An application will be made for the bonds to be listed on the
Oslo Stock Exchange.

The proceeds from the bond issue will be used to part-finance the  acquisition 
of Morpol ASA and for general corporate purposes.

DNB Markets, Nordea Markets, Pareto  Securities and Swedbank First  Securities 
acted as Joint Lead Managers in the bond issue.

Contacts:

Ivan Vindheim, CFO: +47 958 71 310

Henrik Heiberg, VP Finance & Treasury: +47 917 47 724

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About Marine Harvest ASA
Marine Harvest ASA is one of the  largest seafood companies in the world,  and 
the world's largest  producer of Atlantic  salmon. The company  employs 6  400 
people, and is represented in 21 countries. In 2012 the company had a turnover
of NOK 15.4 billion. Marine Harvest is listed on the Oslo stock exchange.

This  press  release  does  not  constitute  or  form  part  of  an  offer  or 
solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United States. The
securities referred to herein may not be offered or sold in the United  States 
absent registration or an exemption from registration as provided in the  U.S. 
Securities Act of 1933,  as amended. The Company  does not intend to  register 
any portion of  the offering  of the  securities in  the United  States or  to 
conduct a public offering  of the securities in  the United States. Copies  of 
this announcement are not being made and  may not be distributed or sent  into 
the Australia, Canada, Japan or the United States.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section
5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.

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