- Aquired 26% of Villa Organic AS.
- Established contact with Mazzetta Company in the US. Distribution of HI products to foodservice establishments in the US and Canada.
- Established contact with Lipari Foods. Distribution of HI products to over 6000 retail stores, covering 10 states in the US.
- Aquired 52% of Lindström Handel og Design AB in Sweden. Sales and distribution in Sweden and Europe.
- Hofseth International AS (HI) established, acting as parent for Hofseth AS and Seafood Farmers of Norway AS.