Our History

  1. Prochin established

    1996

    In 1996 Shanghai Prochin was founded by Jordan Yang & Jan Willem Ypma, as a wholly-owned foreign enterprise.

  2. Pacific Dairy Ingredients established

    January 22nd, 2000

    Pacific Dairy Ingredients to be a leading importer/marketer of dairy ingredients in China

  3. Hoogwegt acquires Pacific Dairy Ingredients

    January 18th, 2003

    With 4-year management + 3-year non-competition contract.

  4. Plan to build Fish-Oil Facility

    January 21st, 2009

    Established Novosana, Nutritional oils trading and production. Fish-Oil is often used as an ingredient in the Dairy market.

  5. Back to dairy ingredients

    January 14th, 2010

    Focus on health-food ingredients for health-food customers

  6. Distribution for one of Europe's largest UHT Milk Brands

    January 24th, 2014

    Starting form 2014, Prochin engaged in a cooperation with a large European UHT Milk brand for distributing their UHT Milk (and related) in China.

  7. Unification under the Alliance Nutrition Group

    January 22nd, 2016

    Starting form 2016, Prochin and Novosana join forces under the newly established Alliance Nutrition Group

  8. Prochin signs a cooperation agreement with OmniActive

    January 11th, 2019

    Prochin signs a exclusive distribution partnership with OmniActive Health Technologies to develop the Lutemax 2020 market exclusively in China