Agriculture and Forestry
Western Norway

Hordafor AS
Supplier of high quality Salmon oil and protein

Hordafor AS was established in 1983 and has since then played a leading role in utilizing the byproducts
from a growing aquaculture industry. Today by-products are collected along the whole
coast of Norway and are transported to the plant in Austevoll (west coast of Norway), where the
company’s products are processed. The sales department is situated in Denm


High Standardsof Freshness& Full Traceability Hordafor concentrates its efforts on twoproducts – liquid hydrolyzed salmon protein H-pro® and salmon oil H-oil®. These productsare based exclusively on by-productsfrom farmed salmon processed for human consumption, thereby guaranteeing very high
standards of freshness and full traceability.
A huge advantage in using this raw material to produce Hordafor’s quality products: H-pro® and H-oil®.


Some of the characteristics and
features of H-pro® include:
• A highly valuable source
of protein in feed
o Highly palatable
o Highly digestible
o No anti nutrients
o In trial with piglets it was
documented to give significant
better feed intake and growth
compared to soya protein
o Guaranteed Salmonella free

Technological advantages– pellet quality

o Significantly less dust
o Stronger and firmer pellets
o More and smaller pores leads
to increased oil absorption

• Peptides with potential
bioactive properties
related to:

o Immunomodulation
o Antimicrobial activity
o A positive impact on the
cardio system



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  • Finance
    Total revenues: 557.533
    Operating profit: 61.091
    Operating profit before tax: 51.295
    Total assets: 462.265
    Total equity: 191.883
    Currency: NOK (all numbers in thousands)
  • Management
    Board Chairman:
    Egil Horstad

    Board Members:
    Arne Møgster
    Egil Magne Haugstad
    Karsten Østervold
    Odd Karsten Østervold

    General Manager:
    Siv Ingerid Østervold

    Subsidiary companies:
    Largest shareholders:
  • Trademarks
    H-Pro ®, H-Oil ®,
H-Pro ®, H-Oil ®,
    Animal feedstuffs, Feed, Products & equipment, Salmon, Salmon & Trout, Trout,