New IFFO Staff Member: meet Yvette Wang

16th July 2019
  Yvette Wang started to work in IFFO’s China Office as Office Manager in July, 2019. Yvette Wang graduated from Capital Normal University with a Bachelor degree in English. The five years of working experience including three years with Sony Mobile Communication gave her strong capability in...

Impacts of African Swine Fever (ASF) on the global pig industry

16th July 2019
  Insights into the Global Pig Industry Conference (China)   The 2019 Global Pig Industry Conference was organised on July 9th in Beijing by the Centre for International Agricultural Research of CAAS, Agricultural Information Institute of CAAS, Chinese Agri-products Marketing Association,...

Panama and Ecuador have passed key IFFO RS milestones towards improvement

11th July 2019
  Procesadora Bayano S.A. (Panama) has become the most recent production site to be accepted onto the new IFFO RS Improver Programme (IFFO RS IP). In order to be accepted onto the IFFO RS IP a production site needs to be a signed stakeholder in an IFFO RS accepted Fishery Improvement Project (...

Scottish farmed salmon viewed from backstage

4th July 2019
  IFFO’s Management Team has just returned from a visit to Scottish Sea Farms. It was not only impressed by the staff’s commitment and passion about Scottish salmon but also by the high-tech equipment being used. Safety and hygiene were clearly paramount throughout and the team was fortunate to...

Report on the 2019 Sea Bass Industry Development Forum

2nd July 2019
  In May IFFO China attended the 2019 Sea Bass Industry Development Forum, which was one of the concurrent sessions in the 2019 Global Aquaculture Summit (GAS) held by China Aquatic Products Processing and Marketing Alliance (CAPPMA). Presentations covered many aspects of sea bass industry,...