Tri Marine Achieves Singapore International Top 100 Ranking

SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL COMPANIES


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2 February 2005

Congratulations document The results of the ranking were announced at the International Enterprise Forum Gala Dinner on 2 February 2005 officiated by Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong. The ranking is organized by IE Singapore with DP Information as the Ranking Organization and in collaboration with the Singapore Business Federation and The Business Times. It recognizes Singapore's Top 100 companies ranked by the highest overseas revenue.

Ms. Chen Yew Nah, Managing Director of DP Information Group, commented, "Doing business overseas has always been a daunting challenge. Thousands of companies try, many fail and few excel. Selection for the Singapore International 100 Ranking does not just mean a company is successful. It means the company is a role model for other companies wishing to follow the internationalization path."

The Singapore International 100 Ranking was developed in line with IE Singapore's mission to help Singapore-based companies to internationalize. IE Singapore embarked on this ranking with DP Information to recognize top Singapore companies which have achieved international success.

Background on Tri Marine

Tri Marine is a tuna supply company with focus on supply of tuna and tuna products to the leading brands of tuna. It has offices in 14 countries and processing activities in plants located strategically around the world. Its tuna purse seiners operate in the Western Pacific and the Eastern Tropical Pacific. Tri Marine was formed in Singapore in 1972. Since then the company has grown to be one of the largest tuna supply companies in the world. Tri Marine is privately owned.