Iceland is the leading country when it comes to producing cod liver oil and Lysi is one of the top production companies. The world leader in cod liver oil production was founded in 1938. In the past, the oil was only sold in barrels to the food-processing industry. However, in the 1960s, thanks to the high quality ... [read more]
Lysi is the world leader in cod liver oil and fish oils Iceland is the leading country when it comes to producing cod liver oil and Lysi is one of the top production companies. The world leader in cod liver oil production was founded in 1938. In the past, the oil was only sold in barrels to the food-processing industry.
However, in the 1960s, thanks to the high quality of its products, the company began to market its cod liver oil for therapeutic uses owing to its high vitamin A and D content. Since the 1960s, cod liver oil has been shown to be beneficial to health thanks to its high content in Omega 3-type fatty acids and has earned consumers’ interest in Lysi products.
Since then, the range has been extended. The company has modernised its plants and has become a leader in fishing industries production. All the marine resources come from fish stocks that are harvested in a sustainable and responsible manner thanks to a sustainable fisheries management system. LYSI also complies with the Iceland Responsible Fisheries programme.