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Title: BASF
Post by: mikey on September 28, 2008, 03:51:32 AM
BASF Meet Key Players in RP’s Feed and Livestock Industry
Representatives of BASF’s Nutrition Ingredients business unit have met with key players in the Philippine feed and livestock industry at a joint event with Carrington Trading, Inc., a distributor-partner of BASF in animal nutrition. They have discussed a range of feed ingredients that help make Philippine livestock healthier and safer.

BASF’s Nutrition Ingredients business focuses on supplying vitamins (Lutavit), carotenoids (Lucantin), enzymes (Natuphos), and organic acids (Luprosil) to feedmills and pig and poultry farms in the country.

BASF’s director of ‘Nutrition Ingredients, Care Chemicals, Asia Pacific. Andy Postlethwaite, said, “We focus on the production of a broad portfolio of premium quality products that meet the highest regulatory requirements of the feed and livestock industry, in Philippines and around the world. Together with our partners, we continue to support our customers in the optimization of their feed formulas, to ensure an economically efficient and safe animal production. Ultimately, this helps improve everyday life for people in the Philippines.”

BASF, whose history in the Philippines dates back to 1963, is today one of the country’s leading suppliers of chemicals not only for animal nutrition, but also for other industries such as human nutrition, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals. plastics, specialty chemicals for detergents, polymer dispersions for the coatings and adhesive industries, and crop protection among others.

BASF’s Nutrition Ingredients business unit is a leading supplier of food ingredients and feed additives. The product portfolio for animal nutrition includes vitamins, carotenoids, enzymes, organic acids, omega-6s and other feed additives. BASF offers products of outstanding quality produced with modern, state-of-the-art technologies. It also combines technical services and scientific expertise to meet the highest demands and to deliver the best value to the industry.