Fazenda de Camarão de Cabo Verde – ACE Agrupamento Complementar de Empresas

General Information

IndustryFishery and fish products

Organisation typeCompany

Company Address Av. Dr. Alberto Leite30A 1ª, Prédio Consulado Alemão P.O.Box 906 - Mindelo - S.Vicente – Cabo Verde
P.O.Box 906, Mindelo
S.Vicente – Cabo Verde Cabo Verde

Phone number+ 238 231 27 25

Company Address c.santos@ecos.cv

Contact Information

Contact Person Mr. Carlos Ferreira Santos
General Manager


Email c.santos@ecos.cv

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Project typeJoint-venture; Sale/Acquisition of part of the company.

Project abstractFazenda de Camarão de Cabo Verde a company operating in fish and mariculture sector. The company is looking for investment to finalize the construction of the farm and operationalize the business and an investor -partner for developing larvae culture (nurse for larvae).

Project descriptionFazenda de Camarão of Cape Verde was established in 2009 and it is based in Mindelo, Cape Verde and currently employs 25 persons.

The company operates in aquaculture and their main products include fresh and frozen bio shrimp, fresh tuna (caught with pole and line, the only sustainable way of catching tuna), fresh demersal fish (from controlled fisheries and caught by hand lines) and live pink spiny lobster (endemic species of Cabo Verde, from certified and controlled fisheries).

The company has experience and expertise on the aquaculture and they have already exported fresh fish and live lobster to different parts of Europe, the United States and Japan. They have already established networks in Africa, Brazil and Europe and the company can offer an entrance to these markets. Cabo Verde as a country is well located operating as a good hub to Europe and specially to the North African countries.

Fazenda de Camarão of Cape Verde is currently looking for an investment to finalize the shrimp hatchery, bring the shrimp farm into full operation and also to finance part of the implementation of the tilapia farm. The project is strongly endorsed by the Cape Verde Government and have the support by the Dutch Government under a Private Sector Partnership Program.


Number of employees> 10

Annual turnover in €0 - 0,5 million

Annual balance sheet total0 - 0,5 million

Certifications, standardsGlobal Gap (under evaluation)

Already engaged in international co-operationYes

Percentage of transnational activities> 50%