Soy Austria Extends Partnership with Caldic to the Asia-Pacific Region

Press Release

Singapore, February 20, 2024 – Soy Austria has appointed Connell Caldic as the official distribution partner for its range of soy-based ingredients in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region and soy proteins for ANZ, Greater China and selected markets in the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia. Connell Caldic is a part of Caldic, with an extensive operating network across 18 countries in APAC. The agreement is an extension of the existing partnership between Soy Austria and Caldic, which currently covers France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy and the Benelux countries.

Headquartered in Vienna, Soy Austria is a 270 year-old family owned business which has been manufacturing high quality, European-made, non-GMO soy-based ingredients and solutions since 1989. The company’s product range features clean label, soy-based flours, natural soy concentrate and natural textured soy protein for food & beverage, bakery, confectionary and savory applications.


René Skarnager, Managing Director Soy Austria: “We are delighted to announce the expansion of our partnership with Connell Caldic for the Asia-Pacific region. By leveraging Connell Caldic's extensive network and Soy Austria's expertise in natural soy-based food solutions, we are ready to forge a strong alliance that puts sustainability and natural ingredients at its heart.


Knud Mohr, CEO Connell Caldic said, “The extension of our partnership with Soy Austria marks the deepening of relations between our two companies. APAC is one of the world’s largest consumers of soy and soy-based products, with continued growth expected in view of ongoing market trends such as conscious consumption and health and wellness. With our strong capabilities in complete distribution solutions and services, Connell Caldic is well-poised to support Soy Austria in growing the market for natural soy-based ingredients and solutions in the region.”