Enzymotec Ltd. (Nasdaq: ENZY), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative bio-active lipid ingredients, announcedits K-REAL® krill oil received “New Food Raw Material” certification in China.
“We are excited to achieve this important milestone in China for our K-REAL® krill oil,” said Dr. Ariel Katz, president and chief executive officer of Enzymotec Ltd. “This certification further illustrates our scientific and safety product commitment to consumers and we believe China continues to represent a tremendous growth opportunity for us with a vast portion of the population increasingly consuming premium health and wellness products.”
K-REAL is one of Enzymotec’s line of premium omega-3 products, extracted from sustainable Antarctic krill using a unique proprietary extraction process called MSO®. K-REAL is comprised of naturally occurring phospholipids , triglycerides bound to EPA and DHA and the powerful antioxidant astaxanthin. K-REAL has been clinically proven to be significantly more effective than fish oil in increasing the omega-3 index.
Enzymotec established an office in Shanghai two years ago and sells its krill oil in China through DKSH China.
"We believe that Enzymotec K-REAL® is the best in class Krill oil bringing a product that is fresh and safe for the entire shelf life of the product" say Mr. Liu Jian, Enzymotec China office manager " we are welcome local companies to cooperate with us and enjoy the innovation and the technical support that Enzymotec is offering to its customers"