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Nutreco acquires Animal Nutrition and Health in South Africa

Nutreco has acquired the South African premix company Animal Nutrition and Health from Kaonne Investments for an undisclosed price.

Animal Nutrition and Health will now be fully integrated into Trouw Nutrition South Africa.

Under the acquisition, Kaonne and Trouw Nutrition will continue to work together. Photo: Nutreco
Under the acquisition, Kaonne and Trouw Nutrition will continue to work together. Photo: Nutreco

Announcing the deal, Nutreco’s MD Africa Rob Kiers said, “South Africa is the continent’s largest producer and feed market. Closing this deal with Kaonne Investments is part of Nutreco’s strategy to expand our base in Africa. I’m delighted that we are acquiring such a solid business.”

He continued by saying that this move will ensure that the company can bring its products to even more farms in the country.