Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal


Brasmar National Group, operating in the seafood sector, has bought the majority of French company Sedisal, which specializes in distributing chilled seafood, according to a statement.

Brasmar reported that Sedisal has a turnover of around 13 million euros, with the distribution of chilled octopus and cod in the large areas it controls, “with a strong presence in the Francophone markets”.


According to the company, “the acquisition of the majority of the capital of the French company (guarantee of a “purchase option” [opção de compra] over the remaining 49%), founded in 1999 and located in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, will allow Brassmart to consolidate its operations in the French-speaking market, and increase sales in both the chilled and frozen products business.


The Portuguese group revealed “in more than 40 countries”, that it has “a world of employees exceeding 850 and achieved a consolidated sales volume, in 2021, of about 240 million euros”, in the statement..