Press Releases

Letter to the Independent: First nutrient-enriched GM crops could be grown in the UK within months

24th January 2014
Letter to the Editor: The IndependentIn response to 'First nutrient-enriched GM crops could be grown in the UK within months'Dear Sir/Madam,I read with interest the announcement that Rothamsted Research has developed genetically modified plants to produce oils normally found in fish. One of the...

IFFO welcomes new China Market Analyst

9th January 2014
As we start 2014, IFFO is excited to welcome to the team Mr Meng Wang as our new China Market Analyst. This appointment is another step in our strategy to build our networks in Asia and market knowledge on the region.  Mr Wang will be working with our Chief Analyst Dr. Enrico Bachis, following...

IFFO RS takes new strides with support from leading retailers

3rd December 2013
With around 40% of combined world fishmeal and fish oil production in 2012 coming from RS certified factories, the IFFO Responsible Supply standard for fishmeal and fish oil is going from strength to strength and continues to work closely with a number of value-chain partners, including  leading...

IFFO welcomes joint MoU by ASC, GAA, GlobalGAP for responsible sourcing

15th November 2013
IFFO welcomes the joint ASC/GAA/GobalGAP announcement on common requirements for the sourcing of fish meal and fish oil (FMFO) for farmed fish diets.  This move to harmonise feed requirements between certification schemes is another step in helping aquaculture buyers seek responsibly sourced...

IFFO opens Annual Conference with video message from HRH The Prince of Wales

10th November 2013
Following a successful Annual Conference in Hong Kong, IFFO is proud to release a video message from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, shown at the opening of the conference.  In his message, The Prince of Wales congratulated IFFO for our efforts in sustainable development, highlighting our...