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In-depth on omega-3s in Latin America

GOED: Infant formula the 'shining star' for omega-3s in South America

By Kacey Culliney

Infant formula is driving the most significant surge for omega-3 ingredients in South America and this may explain the rising interest in algal sources, says the Global Organization for EPA and DHA omega-3 (GOED).

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Industrial hemp in LATAM to grow to US$1.3bn by 2027

By Kacey Culliney

Latin America's industrial hemp market will see 'healthy' growth in coming years and hemp seeds hold strong potential as a protein, fiber and PUFA-rich ingredient for functional food and beverages, says a market analyst.