At a glance
Corbion is a leading provider of sustainable ingredient solutions for food and biochemicals
Message from the CEO
8 August 2019 is a day I will never forget. It was my first day as CEO of Corbion and a day I had very much been looking forward to. Now, after several months on the job, I still enjoy every minute of it.
The world around us
We focus our resources and capabilities on addressing the global megatrends of population growth, food security, changing values, climate change, and resource scarcity while responding to evolving consumer needs and preferences.
Our strategy 2018-2021: Creating Sustainable Growth*
Our ambition is to be the leading innovator in offering conscious choices for our customers through sustainable ingredient solutions uniquely tailored to create customer value.
At Corbion, sustainability is about operating our business in a way that enables us to meet the defining societal needs of our time, from food security and resource depletion to population growth, now and in the future.
Our value creation model
The scheme below summarizes Corbion's value creation process and business model. It describes the resources we used in 2019 to carry out our business activities to produce innovative sustainable solutions that create value for our stakeholders.
In Food, Corbion is a global provider of value-adding ingredient solutions for leading food manufacturers.
Net sales in 2019 increased by 8.8% to € 976.4 million (2018: € 897.2 million), mostly due to a volume increase (3.4%), and a positive currency impact (4.3%), partly offset by a negative price/mix effect (-0.9%).