DSM Nutritional Products has opened its fourth premix plant in ChangChun city in China’s Jilin province. The plant in northeast China, with an operating capacity of 15,000 metric tons, is the company’s fourth in the country.

 DSM also signed an agreement to open its fifth plant in Sichuan. Construction on that facility, expected to have the capacity to produce 18,000 metric tons of vitamin and vitamin-mineral blends, will begin in the third quarter this year and be operational by the third quarter next year.