Nutrinova intensifies efforts to enter the important Asian market with its Nutrinova® DHA (docosahexaenoic acid). With Chinese manufacturers of dietary supplements and infant nutrition products, Nutrinova has initiated application projects. First product launches are expected for 2005. In addition, business opportunities in other Asian countries are under evaluation.
Nutrinova is a leading international supplier of speciality ingredients for the food and beverage industries. The company invented Acesulfame K and markets this high intensity sweetener under the brand name Sunett®. Nutrinova is one of the world's largest producers of potassium sorbate and sorbic acid and is also active in the market for dietary fibers and omega-3 fatty acids. With its headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, Nutrinova has fourteen affiliates throughout the world.