Perform, with profit

Identifying the challenge

In aquaculture, nutrition is the cornerstone of success. Feed can constitute up to 70% of total production costs and account for 80% of the environmental footprint. At dsm-firmenich, we understand the pivotal role of feed in your operations. We offer innovative solutions designed to enhance efficiency, boost productivity, and increase profitability.


Partnering to overcome your performance challenges

Our specialized solutions and expertise help you address key aquaculture challenges:

Vitamin management

Ensure optimal nutrition from hatchery to harvest.

Feed cost optimization

Optimize feed costs and diversify your raw material basket

Environment management

Enhance water and sediment quality to mitigate 'Pond Aging' and improve productivity.

Sustainability measures

Implement effective strategies to reduce your environmental footprint and promote sustainable practices.

dsm-firmenich: THE strategic partner of choice

With a strong innovation mindset and a willingness to build partnerships, dsm-firmenich has one of the most diverse portfolios in the aquaculture industry. Utilizing cutting edge know-how and technology, we offer specific solutions for a holistic approach to boost productivity and financial gains, for a more profitable and sustainable operation.

Why choose dsm-firmenich?

  • Innovation: Pioneering technologies tailored to your needs.
  • Partnership: Collaborative approach to solving your unique challenges.
  • Sustainability: Focused on long-term environmental and economic health.

Stay informed about industry trends and product developments

Join us in transforming the aquaculture industry, ensuring your operations are both profitable and sustainable.


  • OVN Optimum Vitamin Nutrition®

    OVN Optimum Vitamin Nutrition® is about feeding animals high quality vitamins, produced with the lowest environmental footprint, in the right amounts, appropriate to their life stage and growing conditions, to optimize: • Animal Health and Welfare ▶ good for animals • Animal Performance ▶ good for farmers • Food Quality & Food Waste ▶ good for consumers and the planet

  • Hy-D®

    Hy-D® is the fast track vitamin D3 source, for a strong skeleton and better performance.

  • HiPhorius™

    HiPhorius™ raises the market standard for phytase technology, delivering consistent improvements in animal performance through efficient phosphorous utilization.

  • ProAct 360™

    DSM is the first and only supplier to launch its second generation feed protease, ProAct 360™, in order to further reduce production costs, while making animal production even more sustainable.

  • Mycofix®

    The Mycofix® portfolio of feed additives represents the most state-of-the-art solution for protecting animal health by deactivating mycotoxins that contaminate farm animal feed. Its safety and efficacy are proven by 7 EU authorizations for substances that deactivate mycotoxins.

  • AquaStar®

    AquaStar® comprises the most complete range of aquaculture probiotics for hatchery, feed mill and farms to improve growth and enhance pond and water quality.

  • Sustell™

    Sustell™ is an intelligent sustainability service that combines the most advanced environmental foot printing calculation tool with expert sustainability, animal production and nutritional knowledge to create tailor-made, practical solutions and business development projects that enhance the environmental sustainability and profitability of animal farming. Sustell™ unlocks the value of animal production sustainability.