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AAK IN 60 SECONDS

  • AAK is the world’s leading manufacturer of high value-added speciality vegetable fats. The products can be used as substitutes for butterfat and cocoa butter, trans-free solutions for fillings in chocolate and confectionary products, and in the cosmetics industry.

  • The raw materials come from the plant kingdom and are renewable.

  • AAK’s fats are used by the food, chocolate, confectionary and cosmetics industries, and as vegetable lubricants for machinery and ingredients in animal feeds.

  • AAK is organised into three business areas: Chocolate & Confectionery Fats, Food Ingredients and Technical Products & Feed.

  • Group Functions include the head office and the operations of Ceylon Trading.

  • Lipids for Care is responsible for operations involving the cosmetics industry and is a rapidly growing business sector of Chocolate & Confectionery Fats.

  • AAK has production facilities in Denmark, Mexico, the Netherlands, the UK, Sweden, Uruguay and the USA.

  • AAK’s head office is in Malmö, Sweden. It acts as a central meeting place for the whole Group.

  • AAK is represented with procurement and sales offices in several key locations around the world.

  • The Parent Company, AarhusKarlshamn AB, is a Swedish registered joint-stock company based in Malmö. The Company’s shares are officially listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange, Stockholm, in the Mid Cap segment, Consumer Commodities sector.
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