About Roquette Frères
"Offering the best of nature"
Roquette is a global leader in plant-based ingredients, a pioneer of plant proteins and a leading provider of pharmaceutical excipients.
In collaboration with its customers and partners, the group addresses current and future societal challenges by unlocking the potential of nature to offer the best ingredients for food, nutrition and health markets. These ingredients respond to unique and essential needs, enable healthier lifestyles and are critical components of life-saving medicines.
Thanks to a constant drive for innovation and a long-term vision, the group is committed to improving the well-being of millions of people all over the world while taking care of resources and territories.
Roquette currently operates in over 100 countries, has a turnover of around 3.5 billion euros and employs 8,360 people worldwide.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Employees: 10,001+
- Industry : Chemistry
News about Roquette Frères
13-Apr-2015 | manufacturing
Roquette launches world's largest isosorbide production unit
Roquette announces the launch of a new industrial unit for the production of isosorbide at its site in Lestrem, Pas-de-Calais, France. Thanks to its new ...
24-Feb-2012 | manufacturing
Roquette's GAÏALENE industrial unit fully operational
09-Feb-2012 | business & finance
Roquette and Rhodia Acetow sign joint development agreement for the elaboration of new plant-based polymers
Roquette and Rhodia Acetow have signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) to develop new plant-based polymers. The JDA will enable both companies to ...
10-May-2011 | manufacturing
DSM and Roquette to open commercial scale bio-based succinic acid plant in 2012
Royal DSM and Roquette Frères announce that they will build a commercial scale plant for the production of bio-based succinic acid, the first non-fossil ...
30-Jun-2010 | business & finance
DSM and Roquette to start bio-based succinic acid joint venture
Royal DSM N.V. and Roquette Frères announced that they have signed a joint venture agreement for the production, commercialization and market development ...
11-Mar-2009 | research and development
DSM and ROQUETTE to commercialize bio-based succinic acid as of end 2009
Royal DSM N.V. and ROQUETTE confirmed that its bio-based succinic acid demonstration plant in Lestrem (France) will be operational by the end of 2009. The ...