Response to presentation on algae joint venture (Neil Auchterlonie)

21st June 2017
IFFO Letter: 21st June 2016 IFFO’S Neil Auchterlonie responds to Presentation from the Bergen Press Event 8th March 2017: “DSM and Evonik establish joint venture for omega-3 fatty acids from natural marine algae for animal nutrition” The global annual supply of fish oil, at c.1 million tonnes or...

What are the constraints to responsible fishmeal production in SE Asia? (Interview with Andrew Mallison

9th June 2017
IFFO's Andrew Mallison contribited to the following article by Feed Navigator's Jane Byrne: What are the constraints to responsible fishmeal production in SE Asia? Providing access to responsibly sourced local fishmeal supplies for both multinational and domestic aquaculture players based in...

United Nations in the Committee on Food Security: Rome PSM Meeting (Andrew Mallison)

1st June 2017
One of the major food policy forming bodies of the United Nations in the Committee on Food Security. Unusually, this Committee has formed the Private Sector Mechanism, a platform for private sector companies to be consulted on, and inform, the food policy process. IFFO are part of the PSM and I met...


27th April 2017
  Show over, time to sort through the handfuls of business cards I have collected, write follow up emails and head to the Eurostar station for the train home. I reflect that the Expo is still the biggest (seafood) show on earth and is just about worth the ridiculous inflation of the hotel prices...

Day 2: Brussels Seafood Expo (Andrew Mallison)

26th April 2017
Today was a mixture of briefings (MSC, ASC, and the Seafish Responsible Fishing Scheme), attending the launch meeting of a Fishery Improvement Project for the Mauritanian fishmeal industry and covering the rest of the exhibition. A couple of chance meetings with contacts in the Salmon farming...