Food & Beverages delivered solid, broad-based growth
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In Food & Beverages, nutrition and starch were the most significant growth contributors. Sales in baking performed well.
Four out of five of Novozymes' industries grew in 2017. We hold an estimated 48% share of the global enzyme market.
The results for
2017 were good and in line with expectations. We have a strong
innovation pipeline, and our well-diversified business is showing solid momentum.
organic sales growth in Europe, the Middle East & Africa
Novozymes’ enzymes help African brewers use local raw materials to develop new recipes and produce some of Africa’s most popular beers.
limited global resources, the need for
sustainable answers is greater than ever. 2017 saw increased demand for
Novozymes’ biological solutions.
6 long-term sustainability targets are inspired by the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
A step change in starch processing
Launched in 2017, Frontia® is a transformative innovation that targets the wet-milling phase, which is the first stage in the starch conversion process. Enzymes have never before been used as part of this stage of the production process.
Deliver 10 transformative innovations
from 2015 to 2020
Our aim is to deliver 10 transformative innovations that create significant impact for our customers and make the world more sustainable.