With over 90 years of experience and know-how in the oils and fats industry, OLVEA is a leading supplier of vegetable and fish oils.
Founded in 1929 in Normandy (France), the initial business of this family-owned Group was to trade cod liver oils in connection with the activity of the fishing port of Fécamp. Today, the OLVEA Group employs more than 290 people with more than 65,000 tons of oils sold per year.
OLVEA’s annual growth rate has increased by 15% over the past 10 years. The sales turnover reaches €162 million with an investment of more than €40 million over the past 5 years, including new production plants, refining and storage capacities compliant with the current health and environment regulations.
OLVEA grows continuously through its 2 business units:
- Fish oils used into sectors such as food, dietary supplements, infant nutrition, aquafeed, petfood and technical applications;
- Vegetable oils and specialty ingredients used by the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and food industries.
Recently, OLVEA has inaugurated OLVEA Green Technologies, one of Europe’s first green and eco-design refining plant for vegetable and fish oils.