Naturex (Avignon, France) released annual consolidated revenue figures for 2010 that amount to €226.3 million, which represents organic growth of 21.6%, or €40.2 million of additional turnover. The company’s programs for the food & beverage, nutrition & health, and personal care markets all contributed to this growth, benefiting from growing demand for natural products, as well as reinforced regulations. The company also maintained strong growth in emerging markets, particularly those in Asia and Latin America, helping the company extend its international presence.
Of the announcement, Naturex founder, chairman and CEO Jacques Dikansky said, “These excellent figures, well above the announced growth targets, confirm the success in our positioning and the pertinence of our strategy. The integration of the ingredients division of Natraceutical Group was carried out rather briskly over 2010, and we are proud of this success. Bolstered with this new dimension, Naturex intends to accelerate its development by calling upon its high-performance industrial resources, its sustained R&D and its integrated worldwide sales network in order to boost international client diversification and loyalty with an enlarged personalized offering of specialty plant-based ingredients."