Evonik opens lysine plant in Brazil

First Evonik plant to produce feed-grade L-lysine in Latin America brings company's annual capacity to around 80,000 metric tons.

Evonik has commissioned a new plant for the biotechnological production of its Biolys L-lysine amino acid product in Castro, Brazil, in the state of Parana.

The plant will have an annual production capacity of around 80,000 metric tons of L-lysine, which is used as a feed additive in animal nutrition.

“With this investment, we are strengthening our leading market position in feed-grade amino acids and are taking advantage of the opportunities to grow in the emerging markets

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