National Hog Farmer

Kemin receives FAMI-QS certification of facility in Asia

SINGAPORE – November 9, 2009 Kemin Industries announces its manufacturing facility in Singapore has received FAMI-QS (European Feed Additives and PreMIxtures Quality System) certification under the category of pre-mixtures.

After a very thorough audit, Kemin became the first company in Singapore to receive FAMI-QS certification.

“We are extremely pleased to receive this certification,” says Kah Heng Liong, marketing manager for Kemin Agrifoods Asia. “This further demonstrates Kemin’s commitment of providing only the highest quality of safe feed ingredients to our customers.”

FAMI-QS is a European non-profit association dedicated to ensuring the safety of feed additives and pre-mixtures. FAMI-QS certification provides documented assurance of compliance with European Feed Regulation through audits completed by accredited certification bodies.

Kemin® – Inspired Molecular Solutions™

Founded in 1961, the Kemin group of companies ( provide health and nutritional solutions to the Agrifoods, Food Ingredients, Pet Food, Human Health and Pharmaceutical Industries. Kemin operates in more than 60 countries with manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Singapore, South Africa, Thailand and the United States.

The AgriFoods businesses of Kemin focus on Total Nutrition™ to help customers achieve a highly effective, consistent system of profitable animal production. Total Nutrition focuses on understanding nutrients and nutricines and their appropriate application in animal feeds. Kemin coined the term “nutricine”, a vital component of Total Nutrition, to identify ingredients that are essential in combination with good nutrition and solid animal husbandry, to maintain profitability while enhancing the health and well being of animals.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Erin Hockman, 515-559-5349, [email protected]

Kah Heng Liong, 65-64904027, [email protected]