Press Releases

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...

IFFO welcomes Peruvian anchovy quota

8th October 2013
The news of an increase in the Peruvian anchovy quota for the second fishing season starting in November has been welcomed by IFFO, the international marine ingredients trade organisation. Stable biomass has enabled the Peruvian Ministry of Production to announce that the industrial anchovy fishing...

Danish fish oil impurity case - Revised

17th July 2013
On 2nd July fish oil refining company FF Skagen, based in Denmark, was charged, along with two other companies, of illegally blending feed grade fish oil with technical grade fish oil and selling this as feed grade oil for use in fish feeds. IFFO understands that the technical grade fish oil which...