Monday, March 11, 2024
De Heus opens new shrimp feed mill in Vinh Long, Vietnam
De Heus recently held an opening ceremony of a new shrimp feed mill in the Co Chien Industrial Zone, Vinh Long province, Vietnam, on March 5.
Monday, June 26, 2023
Vitapro's US$80 million shrimp feed plant in Ecuador set to begin operations
Vitapro-owned shrimp feed producer Nicovita is progressing with its US$80 million investment in a new shrimp feed plant in Ecuador, scheduled to commence operations in the second quarter of 2024, IntraFish reported.
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Skretting launches Elevia, a new shrimp feed for hatcheries and nurseries
Norway-based aquafeed company Skretting has unveiled Elevia, a new shrimp feed specifically developed for use in hatcheries and nurseries, aiming to enhance nutrition and water quality, Skretting reported.
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Aker BioMarine: Scientific review suggests krill meal key to cost-effective shrimp feed formulations
Scientists behind a recently released review article concluded that krill meal is an effective functional ingredient for shrimp feed that can mitigate some of the challenges related to the stagnating supply of fish meal, including nutrition ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Cargill to enter into joint venture to increase production capacity in Ecuador's shrimp feed market
Cargill, together with its partner, Naturisa SA, have reached an agreement to partner with Skyvest EC Holding SA to create a new joint venture that will serve Ecuadorian shrimp farmers' increasing demand for high-quality shrimp feed.
Friday, November 20, 2020
BioMar constructs new shrimp feed extrusion line in Ecuador
BioMar has officially opened a new shrimp feed extrusion line in its Ecuadorian production facility, bringing its total capacity close to 200,000 tonnes.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Thai Union to use algae ingredient in shrimp feeds
Thai Union will use AlgaPrime DHA algae ingredient -- as a substitute for fish oil -- for its shrimp feeds, the company announced.
Monday, September 16, 2019
Pelleting vs. extrusion for shrimp feed manufacturing
For shrimp feed to have the desired effect, that is to provide optimal energy for maximum growth, it must meet the following characteristics: Shrimp feed pellets must achieve 100% sinkablility and have a water stability greater than 2 hours ...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
BioMar Group ready to build new line for extruded shrimp feed in Ecuador
BioMar Group has decided to invest in additional capacity for making extruded shrimp feed at its factory in Ecuador, in order to accommodate the growth in volumes sold.
Monday, December 11, 2017
Shrimp feed supplier Alimentsa celebrates 30th year
Ecuadorian shrimp feed supplier Alimentsa, now officially part of BioMar, a Danish aquaculture feed maker, recently celebrated its 30th anniversary in an event attended by more than 400 customers and stakeholders from the industry including ...
Monday, September 18, 2017
Ecuadorian shrimp feed firm Alimentsa now officially part of BioMar Group
BioMar's acquisition of Alimentsa, which was announced in June, has now been completed, with all the necessary approvals obtained.
Monday, August 21, 2017
Calysta introduces new shrimp feed product FeedKind
Shrimp fed a diet including FeedKind® protein, a product of Calysta Inc., had equivalent or higher survival and growth when compared with shrimp fed a standard fishmeal-based diet.
Monday, July 10, 2017
Skretting to build state-of-art shrimp feed plant in Ecuador
Aquaculture feed maker Skretting is set to build a new state-of-the-art shrimp-feed mill worth US$65 million in Duran, Ecuador.
Friday, June 9, 2017
BioMar Group acquires high-end shrimp feed producer
June 9, 2017 BioMar Group acquires high-end shrimp feed producer As part of the company's expansion strategy, BioMar Group has acquired 70% of Ecuadorian shrimp feed producer Alimentsa. The acquisition will position BioMar among the leading ...
Friday, June 2, 2017
BioMar acquires Ecuador shrimp feed producer
As part of the company's expansion strategy into the Latin American shrimp feed market, BioMar Group has acquired 70% of the Ecuadorian shrimp feed producer Alimentsa.

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