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Aker Biomarine is a company in constant development. Here is the latest news and press releases.

Aker BioMarine has become one of Uruguay’s top exporters


Aker BioMarine Appoints New Marketing Director Human Nutrition


Aker BioMarine welcomes new member to their krill patent family


Aker Group and World Economic Forum Launch Technology Centre for Ocean and Environment


New study shows krill is the most effective growth enhancer in diets for whiteleg shrimp

Aker BioMarine Granted Important Patent for its Purification Technology


Annual Report 2018: Significant ramp-up of strategic investments to scale up for future growth

Aker BioMarine wins prestigious World Branding Award


Aker BioMarine Appoints New EVP Innovation


Increased essential nutrient levels in dogs supplemented with krill meal, new study finds


Aker BioMarine strengthens its Animal Nutrition Product Team

Aker BioMarine to Build New State of the Art Support Vessel


New Sustainability Director at Aker BioMarine

Aker BioMarine and VARD Launch World’s First Purpose-Built Krill Harvesting Vessel


Aker BioMarine Pioneering Machine Learning for Operational Decision-Making

Aker BioMarine Announces Laboration Challenge Winner


Antarctic Wildlife Research Fund Announces Funding for More Science


Antarctic Krill Fishery Again Awarded Sustainability ‘A’ Rating


New Study Shows Potential Future of Aquaculture Feed


Aker BioMarine to Combine Norwegian and Chinese Technology When Building its New Support Vessel in China


Battling Lupus With Krill


Krill Fishing Companies Back Call to Protect Antarctic Ocean


Innovators Wanted – Own Office Not Required

Aker BioMarine’s Patent Family Welcomes New Member


Aker BioMarine Named Europe’s Most Innovative Company


Aker BioMarine’s Customer Awarded Omega-3 Product of the Year

Study Looks to Improve Performance of the World’s Toughest Triathletes

SFP ‘A’ Rating Third Year in a Row

Aker BioMarine Granted New Key Patent in the U.S.

Aker BioMarine Wins Awards for its Work on Health Promotion


Life Balance Wanted

The European Patent Office Confirms Validity of Key Aker BioMarine Patent


Aker BioMarine Supports Antarctic Ecosystem Research with USD 1 Million


Personalized Nutrition: A Perfect Fit for Krill Oil & The Omega-3 Index

Aker BioMarine Will Discuss the Trend of Personalized Nutrition and the Importance of Omega-3 Testing at SupplySide West 2017

Aker Talent Student Challenge

Do you want to showcase your skills and gain insight into Aker companies for the opportunity to become a summer intern in 2018? 

Aker BioMarine and Neptune close $US34 million agreement

Aker BioMarine and Neptune announce closing of $US34 million transaction to accelerate business and industry development.

Norway's most innovative business

We have been awarded the prize as Norway’s most innovative company by Innovasjonsmagasinet.

Annual report 2016

Aker BioMarine generated revenues of USD 117 million, equivalent to 11 percent growth compared to 2015.

Celebrating 10 years in the krill business

Join us for a special anniversary celebration at Vitafoods 2017!

Meets objectives with ITC proceedings

 U.S. lawsuit against Olympic Holding, Rimfrost, Emerald Fisheries and their partners Avoca and Bioriginal discontinued.

"It's What We Do"

Aker BioMarine discusses SDGs at Sustainable Brands Copenhagen.

Got omega-3s? Probably not enough.

Learn more about the newly launched Omega-3 Index Project at Engredea/Natural Products Expo West

Building new krill vessel

Aker BioMarine has commissioned a new environmentally-friendly krill harvesting vessel for NOK 1 billion. The vessel will be constructed in Norway by VARD.

Patent enforcement causes Luhua to stop selling Chinese krill oil

Luhua Biomarine and its U.S. distributor Infiniti Nutraceuticals agree to withdraw Luhua’s krill oil products from the U.S. market.

What's your Omega-3 Index®?

Quick and easy Omega-3 Test offers an early warning for heightened risk of heart disease.

Cooperation leads to major breakthrough at CCAMLR

Historic progress in the conservation of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean at this year’s CCAMLR meeting.

Superba Boost enters the US

Aker BioMarine is excited to introduce Superba Boost, a new krill oil concentrate that is commercially available for the US market.

Neptune and Aker BioMarine reach important patent agreement

The two parties recognize the patents’ strength and ending all litigation.

Can Krill oil improve the performance of US Rangers?

A research study with Infantry Officers will test the effects of krill oil concentrate on resiliency and performance.

‘A’ Rating from Sustainable Fisheries Partnership

For the second year in a row, Aker BioMarine is the only reduction fishery reported in “very good condition”.

Krilliant Pet Nutrition

We will exhibit at SuperZoo 2016 in Las Vegas, USA.

Annual report 2015

Innovation and commitment to sustainability are driving forces behind the company’s success and market growth.

Superfood for pets

We will exhibit at Interzoo 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany.

Superba Boost Caps launched

Our first krill oil concentrate product features higher phospholipid content and omega-3s and qualifies for 4 EU-authorized health claims.

New product at Vitafoods 2016

We will host a product launch event and participate in several speaking opportunities.

New science on krill feed revealed

Solid 20% year-on-year volume growth in Qrill™ Aqua, our krill meal used in feeds for shrimp, marine fish and salmonids.

New Director of Communications and Director of Sustainability

Aker BioMarine has hired two new employees at its company headquarters in Norway.

Launch of new technology

Unveiling of Flexitech™ at the Natural Products Expo West-Engredea show in Anaheim, CA.

Party at Expo West/Engredea

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Winner of Nutrition ‘2014 Sustainability Award’

First Omega-3 company to be recognized in this category.

Regulatory approval in India

Superba Krill oil receives product approval from Food Safety Standards Authorities of India (FSSAI).

High scores during MSC certification renewal

 We have formally entered a comment period for the renewal of our Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification.

Our Products

From oil to gummies, krill from Aker BioMarine is finding its way into a lot of delivery formats.

For People

Superba Krill oil
Aker BioMarine’s Superba Krill Oil is a natural source of essential omega-3s, phospholipids, choline and astaxanthin. The phospholipid-bound EPA and DHA fatty acids found in krill are documented to be a readily absorbable source of important long-chain omega-3s. Superba Krill Oil contributes to a balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle, supporting heart, brain, and joint health.

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For Aqua - Culture

Aker BioMarine produces nutrient-rich feed ingredients made from Antarctic krill, that help improve aquaculture efficiency. QRILL Aqua is rich in phospholipid-bound omega-3 fatty acids, the antioxidant astaxanthin, proteins and minerals. Previously, QRILL Aqua was known to promote faster growth in fish and shrimp. As we have learned more about the fundamental functions of krill nutrients, krill is also used in feed to improve stress tolerance, health and quality of both fish and shrimp.

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For Pets

Made of whole dried Antarctic krill, QRILL Pet is a functional ingredient for pet food. Products enriched with QRILL Pet provide a natural source of omega-3 fatty acids, marine proteins and the powerful antioxidant astaxanthin. QRILL Pet offers a number of benefits for pets, including healthy organs, joints and fur.

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