USA will sign five more supplier contracts for aquatic products products and supplies, US energy company Frontier Energy said.
The new contracts cover an array of aquaculture, fishery, power, and mining equipment, according to Frontier Energy in a release on Friday.
Each contract covers equipment ranging from bait and net to filtration systems, hydraulic systems, and marine products, the company said.
The company will start buying the equipment from American Aquarium, Fishermen’s Supply and Supply, and American Water Supply.
“This is the culmination of our ongoing efforts to secure new supplier agreements for Aquatic Products,” Frontier Energy Chief Operating Officer Mike Shoup said in the release.
“These new contracts represent an important step in our mission to serve the needs of the United States in an increasingly competitive marketplace.”
The new contract includes products from American Water supply, American Aquaculture Supply, American Water Aquatic, American Marine Supply, Aquatic Supply, United States Marine Supply and Aquatic Supplies, Frontier Energy added.
The US is already the biggest buyer of aquatics products and seafood products, according the US Department of Agriculture.
In April, the US surpassed Mexico in terms of aquafarms, a measure of fish production.
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