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BIOMIN writes history

It was in a rented warehouse in 1983 that BIOMIN was born. From its humble beginnings, BIOMIN has since developed to become a global leader in the field of healthy animal nutrition.

1983-1992

  • Founding of BIOMIN in Austria: Erich and Margarete Erber start offering feed additives and premixes to Austrian customers from a rented warehouse in Pottenbrunn
  • The tagline “Natürlich im Futter” (translation: Naturally in the feed) is presented for the first time
  • Launch of the first probiotic premix line, Pronifer Pro
  • BIOMIN acquires INTERPREMIX with brand Antitox® Plus, for mycotoxin deactivation
  • Launch of Biolac, an acidified milk replacer for piglets
  • The first distributor for Styria, Fritz Jeitler, is appointed
  • First exports of Antitox® Plus to Asia
  • Introduction of PIC production system for early weaning
  • The start of research on mycotoxin deactivation at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna
  • First mycotoxin symposiums in South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Malaysia
  • New headquarters in Herzogenburg, Austria
  • Global launch of Ecostat® and Biotronic® product lines
  • Patent filed for Mycofix® Plus – the second generation product for mycotoxin deactivation
  • Start with new office in Malaysia
  • Expansion into South America through INUSA Mexico 

1993-2002

  • Start of in-house research
  • Opening office in Vietnam
  • Asia regional headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • New laboratories at IFA Tulln
  • Cooperation with Romer Labs® in the field of mycotoxin detection
  • BIOMIN Singapore Pte Ltd is established as new regional headquarters in Asia
  • Opening of BIOMIN America Inc in San Antonio, Texas
  • Launch of the 3rd generation Mycofix® Plus - the Eubacterium BBSH 797 deactivates mycotoxins by biotransformation
  • New offices in Slovakia and Germany
  • New office in Shanghai, China and Hungary
  • Launch of the natural growth promoters: Biomin® C-EX, Biomin® IMBO and Biomin® P.E.P.
  • Worldwide launch of Mycofix® Plus 3.0
  • New offices in Lithuania and Canada
  • Founding of CD Laboratory for mycotoxin research at the IFA Tulln, in cooperation with BIOMIN and Romer Labs®

2003-now

  • New offices in France and Romania
  • New strain for mycotoxin deactivation “MTV” to biotransform ochratoxins and zearalenone
  • Opening offices in Thailand, Shanghai and Australia
  • The first World Nutrition Forum is held in Salzburg, Austria
  • New offices in Mexico and the Philippines
  • Opening of Technology Center Tulln - The new home for the BIOMIN Research Center and Romer Labs®
  • Start Center for Applied Animal Nutrition (CAN)
  • New offices in Croatia and Brazil
  • New offices in the Czech Republic, Russia and Ukraine
  • Headquarters expansion
  • New office in Poland
  • Production start at Brazil fermentation plant
  • Launch of AquaStar®
  • New branch office in Germany
  • New offices and distribution partners in Cambodia, Indonesia, Argentina and Turkey
  • Worldwide launch of PoultryStar® - A multi-species synbiotic product that promotes a beneficial gut microflora
  • Launch of NutriEconomics® - The innovative concept that espouses the balance between nutrition, economics and the environment
  • „BIOMIN – Naturally ahead“: the new corporate slogan
  • New office in South Africa
  • Launch of Biotronic® Top3, a natural growth promotor
  • Launch of yeast derivates product line Levabon®
  • BIOMIN  becomes the first feed additive company worldwide to be fully certified under the Life Cycle Assessment of the US Enviromental Protection Agency
  • BIOMIN, as part of the ERBER Group, starts the Corporate Social Responsibility Program
  • Launch of Digestarom® in key global markets after the acquisition of company Microplus
  • The fifth World Nutrition Forum takes place in Singapore
  • Opening of second production facility in Vietnam, Binh Duong province
  • Groundbreaking ceremony for new plant at Wuxi, China
  • Groundbreaking for the new ERBER GROUP campus at Getzersdorf, Austria
  • Launch of FUMzyme®
  • EU authorizations for Mycofix® Secure and Biomin® BBSH 797



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