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The Danish food industry is the most innovative in the world

Continued development and innovation has made food and technology ‘Made in Denmark’ synonymous with quality. Download our fact sheet and let us tell you why.

The Danish Food sector is a centuries-old success story about getting the best out of the resources provided by nature – and by science. It is a story of continuous development and innovation leading to a sector reaching far beyond the borders of Denmark.

According to surveys, Denmark has the most innovative food sector in the EU. In fact, Denmark has some of the world’s largest and most successful companies in many sectors of the food industry. For example, the world’s 2nd largest meat exporter is based in Denmark along with the 6th largest dairy company, the 4th largest brewery and many other frontrunners in their fields.

Download the fact sheet and learn about why Denmark is a global frontrunner in industrial biotech and food production technology.

A few reasons to invest in the danish food industry:

  • Denmark is the biggest ingredient supplier in the world measured per citizen

  • Clear political focus and commitment to the food-industry in Denmark

  • Approximately 18,000 specialists employed in the sector – 6,000 of these based in Denmark – allowing new entrants to tap into some of the best talent globally

  • Manufacturing expertise built on proven know-how throughout the value chain

  • Collaboration with world-class universities plus access to highly-skilled labor which is essential in developing new high-value products

  • Food ingredients, such as enzymes and cultures, and proteins are currently the biggest growth segments in the Danish food industry.

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