We have several 8 hectare (20 acre) undeveloped mussel farm leases becoming available in the Area B location at Wilson's Bay on the Coromandel Peninsula on New Zealand's North Island. This is the fastest growing water in NZ (from 20ml seed to 90-100ml mussels in 10 - 14 months). Long-term renewable Government leases (20-35 years) and full management packages are available if required. Buyers may also qualify under NZ business migrant provisions. Future growth can be locked in by taking a free option on further 8ha blocks in the future. This area grows mussels at a rate of around 75 tonnes per hectare per annum, on long-line systems in 18-20 metres of water. Financial modeling available to qualified inquirers. The world's cleanest growing waters, very high nutrient levels, proven growing area. No depuration of product required. $175,000NZD per hectare plus refundable tax if applicable. A totally organic sustainable industry - no additives whatsoever are added to the seawater or product.

Other information

Home based: This business can be run from home.
Business closed / Asset sale: Yes
Financing available: Possible but not guaranteed.
Owner financing: Owner financing is available. Please contact the seller for more information.
Support & training: Full farm management package available if required.

Business Operation

Years established: New opportunity - marine farming consents just allocated after 17 year process!
Employees: none yet
Trading hours: n/a
Reasons for selling: Surplus to requirements - much being retained by owners.
Competition / Market: Other proven mussel farms operate in the area.
Expansion potential: Guaranteed future expansion as any buyers of this water will have a free option on future allocations (2-5 years out).

Property information

Planning consent: In place.
Size in square feet: 8 hectares (20 acres) each block.
Premises details: Water depth approx 18 - 20 metres.
Location: At Wilson's Bay in the Firth of Thames, on the western side of the Coromandel Peninsula on the North island of New Zealand.
Real Estate: Real Property Included
Available on request
Cash flow:
Available on request
Available on request
Seller financial available: Yes
Work from home: Yes
Franchise: No
Year established: New opportunity - marine farming consents just allocated after 17 year process!
Employees: none yet
Date: Sun 27 Mar 2011

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