TOPIGS International and Norsvin International AS have merged their international activities into a new company, Topigs Norsvin. The merger of these two companies has resulted in a world-leading swine breeding company with annual revenues exceeding US$ 179 million/€ 130 million. The head office will be in Vught, the Netherlands. TOPIGS Nederland, Varkens K.I. Nederland and Norsvin SA are not part of the merger.
TOPIGS and Norsvin are farmer owned, with an identical philosophy of paying dividends through genetic progress from applied research and development (R&D). Farmer-owned meat processors and a feed supplier are minority shareholders.