Press Releases

IFFO Letter to The Telegraph - Sushi price rise: Less than you thought

26th November 2014
To: The Editor, The Telegraph. 20th November 2014 Sushi price rise: Less than you thought Ref: 'Hot' sea could push up sushi prices, diners warned 17th November 2014 (online) Dear Sir/Madam, Further to your article, I am pleased to re-assure your sushi-eating readers (and any other farmed fish...

Letter to The Guardian: Taking a holistic approach to ensure better fishery management

10th September 2014
Taking a holistic approach to ensure better fishery managementLetter to the Guardian (UK) - In response to ‘Why independent fishers are the key to seafood sustainability’ by Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio and Sissel Waage, published Monday 1 September 2014.Dear Sir/Madam,The article above that appeared...

Letter to the Telegraph - Salmon stocks at risk as sand eels are overfished

6th August 2014
Letter to the Editor: The TelegraphIn response to ‘Salmon stocks at risk as sand eels are overfished’ by Clare Carter on 28th July 2014Dear Editor,A recent article by Clare Carter regarding concerns on salmon stocks returning to British waters draws a series of conclusions that I would like to...

IFFO RS makes its presence felt in Asia for the first time

10th July 2014
The growing demand for responsibly produced fishmeal and fish oil, for use in both animal feed and human food, is increasing the number of factories certified to the global standard developed under the auspices of IFFO (IFFO RS). Already there are over 100 factories certified to the standard and a...

IFFO welcomes FAO’s GLOBEFISH as a new member

27th June 2014
IFFO are delighted to welcome GLOBEFISH as a Non-Producer member.  As a unit of the United Nations Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (FAO), GLOBEFISH is responsible for information on international fish trade and recently celebrated their 30th birthday.  With three decades of experience in...