New krill oil market potential
Aker BioMarine is a biotech innovator and the world’s leading supplier of krill-based ingredients. Superba Krill oil is a 100 percent pure Antarctic krill oil and the only krill oil brand to have 4 EU authorized health claims. Krill oil contains omega-3 EPA & DHA, phospholipids, choline and astaxanthin. These naturally occurring nutrients make krill oil unique and unmatched in the omega-3 space. At Vitafoods Europe 2019, the company presented various possibilities with Superba krill oil. CEO, Matts Johansen, discusses how the market for krill oil is developing.
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