Partners in BIC

At the moment, 78 industrial partners get involved with BIC. The cooperation and exchange across a broad range of sectors such as chemical, pulp and paper, agro-food, biofuel and energy companies as well as technology providers (e.g. biotechnology) is exceptional and promises to be extremely fruitful and holds great potential. The Partners cover all the key phases of a general biobased value chain, as well as nearly all countries in the EU.

National members in BIC are:

Big industry:

  • BASF SE
  • Clariant SE
  • Nordzucker AG
  • Südzucker AG

Cluster organizations, which represent SMEs:

  • BioEconomy e.V.
  • BIOPRO Baden-Württemberg GmbH
  • Cluster Industrielle Biotechnologie (CLIB2021)
  • Gemeinschaft zur Förderung der privaten deutschen Pflanzenzüchtung e.V. (GFP)
  • Industrielle Biotechnologie Bayern Netzwerk GmbH (IBB Netzwerk GmbH)

European members in BIC are:

Big industry:

  • Abengoa Bioenergía S.A., Spain
  • Agro-industrie Recherches et Développements (ARD), France
  • BillerudKorsnäs AB, Sweden
  • BioChemtex (former: Chemtex Italia S.r.l.), Italy
  • Borregaard, Norway
  • Cargill Inc., France
  • COMPAÑÍA ESPAÑOLA DE PETROLEOS, S.A.U (CEPSA), Spain
  • Corbion N.V., The Netherlands
  • DONG Energy A/S, Denmark
  • DSM N.V., The Netherlands
  • DuPont, Belgium/USA
  • Ence – ENERGÍA & CELULOSA, Spain
  • Ethanol Europe Renewables Ltd., Hungary
  • Fertiberia S.A., Spain
  • Fertinagro S.A.S., Spain
  • Holmen AB, Sweden
  • Kemira Oyj, Finland
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines N.V., The Netherlands
  • Koninklijk Coöperatie Cosun U.A. (Royal Cosun), The Netherlands
  • METSÄ GROUP, Finland
  • Monaghan Mushrooms Group, Ireland
  • Mondi plc, Austria
  • Norske Skogindustrier ASA, Norway
  • Novamont S.p.A., Italy
  • Novozymes A/S, Denmark
  • Oleon N.V., Belgium
  • Repsol S.A., Spain
  • Roquette Frères, France
  • Sappi Limited; Belgium
  • Smurfit Kappa Group plc, Ireland
  • Södra, Sweden
  • Solvay S.A., Belgium
  • Stora Enso Oyj, Finland
  • Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA), Sweden
  • The Coca Cola Company, globally
  • Total S.A., France
  • Unilever N.V., England/The Netherlands
  • UPM-Kymmene Oyj, Finland
  • Versalis S.p.A., Italy

Direct represented SMEs:

  • Alkol Biotech, Spain
  • ALGAENERGY, S.A., Spain
  • Avantium Technologies B.V., The Netherlands
  • Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, Belgium
  • BioBased Innovations (BBI), The Netherlands
  • Bionet Services Técnicos, S.L, Spain
  • Bioprocess Pilot Facility B.V., The Netherlands
  • Bio Rights B.V., The Netherlands
  • BLC3, Portugal
  • BuggyPower, Portugal
  • Centre for Process Innovation (cpi), England
  • CLEA Technologies B.V., The Netherlands
  • De Smet Engineers & Contractors (DSEC), Belgium
  • HyGear B.V., The Netherlands
  • InKemia IUCT group, S.A., Spain
  • ISOIN S.L., Ingeniería y Soluciones Informáticas, Spain
  • MetGen Oy, Finland
  • mi-plast, Croatia
  • Nova Pangaea Technologies, England
  • Plaxica Ltd., England

Cluster organizations, which represent SMEs:

  • BE-Basic Foundation, The Netherlands
  • BioVale, United Kingdom
  • CBB Capbiotek, France
  • CE PoliMaT, Slovenia
  • Center odličnosti nizkoogljične tehnologije (CoNOT), Slovenia
  • Finnish Bioeconomy Cluster FIBIC Ltd, Finland
  • Green win, Belgium
  • Industries et Agro-Ressources (IAR), France
  • The Dutch Biorefinery Cluster, The Netherlands
  • Topconsortium Knowlegde and Innovation for Processing (TKI-ISPT), The Netherlands