AgriMarine Holdings Inc.
TSX VENTURE : FSH
FRANKFURT : A2G

AgriMarine Holdings Inc.

September 23, 2013 09:30 ET

AgriMarine Closes $10 Million Loan Financing

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 23, 2013) -

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AgriMarine Holdings Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FSH)(FRANKFURT:A2G) (the "Company" or "AgriMarine") is pleased to announce that it has closed the convertible loan with Dundee Agricultural Corporation ("Dundee") as previously announced on September 12, 2013 (the "Loan").

The Loan has a principal amount of $10,000,000, matures on September 19, 2014 and bears interest at 12.68% per annum, payable upon maturity. The Loan is guaranteed by AgriMarine Industries Inc.

Subject to the receipt of applicable regulatory approvals, including approval from the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange"), Dundee may elect to convert all or any portion of the principal amount of the Loan into common shares of the Company at a price of $0.23 per share. Accrued interest may be converted, at Dundee's option, into common shares at the prevailing market price as per Exchange policies. The Loan and any common shares issued upon such conversion are subject to a hold period expiring January 21, 2014.

The proceeds from the Loan will be used for: (i) completing the acquisition of West Coast Fishculture (Lois Lake) Ltd. and West Coast Fishculture Ltd. (collectively, "WCFC"), an established steelhead trout producer in British Columbia, as described in the Company's news release of September 6, 2013; (ii) deploying AgriMarine System™ fish rearing tanks; (iii) supporting Benxi AgriMarine Industries in China; and (iv) general and administrative expenses.

No finder's fees were issued in connection with the Loan.

About AgriMarine Holdings Inc.

Canadian-based AgriMarine has developed a proprietary aquaculture technology that facilitates the farming of fish in a more productive and environmentally friendly manner. The Company's mission is to build a global portfolio of fin fish farms that produce "clean" and environmentally sustainable seafood products such as salmon and trout.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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