OSLO Dec 23 Marine Harvest ASA :
* Says Geveran Trading, controlled by shipping magnate John
Fredriksen and the main owner in Marine Harvest, has entered
into a forward contract for the purchase of the 30 million
shares in Marine Harvest ASA
* The settlement date of the forward contract is 6 January 2016
and the purchase price is NOK 7.7164 per share
* Simultaneously, Geveran has entered into a forward contract
for the sale of 30 million shares to Profond Holding, a company
owned by Marine Harvest's Chairman Ole-Eirik Lereoy.
* The settlement date of the forward contract is January 6 2016
and the forward price is NOK 7.73 per share
* Geveran's net exposure to the Marine Harvest share is
unchanged after the transactions.
(Reporting by Oslo newsroom)