This week, Royal DSM have announced that they will be resuming Rovimix Vitamin A production in Sisseln, Switzerland, following the temporary halt to Vitamin A production in 2022. DSM have resumed production of Rovimix ahead of the lifetime extension work planned for the Vitamin A line this summer. Royal DSM is a global purpose-led science-based company.
In November 2022, the firm announced a temporary halt to Vitamin A production at the site. The challenging cost environment cited in the last year 2022 spans energy, raw materials and process material costs, continues in 2023, according to the company.
For them, restarting production will allow DSM to serve its loyal customers with animal nutrition premix solutions ahead of the shutdown for lifetime extension work planned for the Vitamin A line this summer. The ongoing geopolitical and economic turbulence highlights the importance of maintaining resilient vitamin supply which plays a critical role in food security.
Royal DSM assures is committed to sustainable production of the highest quality feed additives, including the longstanding Rovimix product range, with a strong production base in Europe, in alignment with the company’s aim to generate sustainable profitable growth.
The company focus on clearly defined areas where they can contribute to healthier lives. In human nutrition they provide customized quality solutions that support the well-being of people at every life stage including nutritional ingredients, consumer-branded products, and personalized nutrition.
Looking and feeling good is important for people everywhere, but health & beauty isn’t purely about the aesthetics. They serve the personal care, home care and fine fragrance markets too with solutions including UV filters, peptides and polymers.
Food & beverage ingredients include (specialty food enzymes, cultures and probiotics, as well as bio-preservation, sugar reduction, and savory taste solutions, so consumers don’t have to choose between taste, texture and health.
In animal nutrition and health, they develop core vitamins, premix solutions, and specialty feed additive solutions, including mycotoxin risk management solutions and diagnostics, that are able lead a robust and achievable transformation worldwide in sustainable food production.
Great Place to Work for the third year running
In other order of things, the members of the company proudly announced that DSM Hyderabad, India, has been certified as a Great Place to Work in the country for the third year running. “This award is a testament to the caring, collaborative, and courageous culture that we nurture in our company – and a recognition of our success in creating a High-Trust, High-Performance workplace”, they said.
“Congratulations to our Hyderabad team for their continued hard work – and their success in creating a top workplace environment,” they added.
According to them, they use their “bright science to deliver positive transformations at scale for as many people as possible today and for generations to come, operating within the constraints of the world’s finite resources. We aim to generate profitable growth while at the same time having a positive impact on the world, creating a fairer, more prosperous, and more sustainable society.”
And finished: “We aspire to be a company for all, creating value for all our stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society-at-large – and building a stronger legacy and a brighter future for generations to come.”