Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us
   


Fishmeal. (Photo: Stock File)

IFFO highlights marine ingredients’ strategic and vital role

Click on the flag for more information about United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
Friday, May 04, 2018, 22:20 (GMT + 9)

In its second annual report, Marine Ingredients Organisation IFFO outlines its increased investment and focus on data gathering and technical reports, with the aim of effectively communicating the strategic and vital role of marine ingredients. In addition, it offers a succinct overview of the group’s work with the aim to engage and inform stakeholders.

“IFFO enjoyed another fruitful year with a continued growth in membership, over 1,082 delegates attending five IFFO hosted events, 90 market reports published, and a series of technical projects completed,” the report states.

The organisation points out that in order to increase and speed up technical projects, the IFFO Board developed a new process for commissioning projects and increased investments. Examples of this evidence-based approach include IFFO’s projects on the use of antioxidants, which are essential to the viability of the fishmeal sector as they are required to stabilise and protect fishmeal during transportation.

Furthermore, IFFO informed that, together with a number of other funders, it contributed to the additional safety studies on ethoxyquin, which are an essential component of the reauthorisation process in the EU.

IFFO also completed project trials on antioxidant stabilisation with the kind support of some of IFFO’s members. The data from the trials contributed to the work with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), and the amendment of the shipping codes.

Other important project work has looked at the management of forage fish stocks, raw material supply, environmental impacts relative to other feed ingredients, and co-sponsorship of an international scientific conference on small pelagic fish stocks.

Another area of focus has been IFFO’s market research service, which continues to grow largely thanks to information gathered from members who represent between 75 per cent and 80 per cent of total annual trade worldwide.

On top of this, IFFO has continued to grow its extensive network of international bodies and government departments to regularly exchange market data. These include UN FAO, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the China Fishery Society and a newly agreed connection with the Faroese Fishery Department. This network has resulted in production and/or trade annual data being gathered for 110 countries; monthly data for 40 countries and weekly data for around 10 countries.

In addition to this, IFFO has develop various time series on prices and on production of competing commodities, whose length sometimes goes back to several decades.

 
editorial@seafood.media
www.seafood.media

Photo Courtesy of FIS Member  COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
 Print


Click to know how to advertise in FIS
MORE NEWS
Peru
Jul 2, 17:00 (GMT + 9):
La Pampilla, crime and punishment
Denmark
Jul 2, 00:00 (GMT + 9):
Other Media | Aqua: BioMar commits to follow the most ambitious path to reach net zero
Spain
Jul 2, 00:00 (GMT + 9):
Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: The veto on bottom fishing in 94 areas throws out a thousand boats from traditional fishing grounds
Argentina
Jul 1, 07:10 (GMT + 9):
Cedepesca says that shrimp certification is closer
Faroe Islands
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Seaweed consortium awarded Horizon Europe grant
South Africa
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Salvage operation under way after fishing vessel capsizes off Cape Point Nature Reserve
Spain
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Spain on the podium of the largest fish consumers in the world
Norway
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Norway Bringing salmon sushi to your bento box since the 1980s
Worldwide
Jul 1, 06:00 (GMT + 9):
MSC Press Release: Blue transformation requires setting aside national interests
United Kingdom
Jul 1, 02:00 (GMT + 9):
Scottish Sea Farms names new Regional Manager to build on Orkney success
Argentina
Jul 1, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
WTO Agreement: 'Until a month ago subsidies for illegal fishing were allowed'
Japan
Jul 1, 00:50 (GMT + 9):
Volumes and prices │ Surimi products │ Tokyo Central Fish Markets | May-2022
Japan
Jul 1, 00:40 (GMT + 9):
Volumes and Prices │ Pollock roe (Tarako & Mentaiko)│ Tokyo Central Fish Market │ May-2022
United States
Jul 1, 00:40 (GMT + 9):
Products derived from alaska pollock and pacific cod (NMFS of DAP in GOA-BSAI): surimi, fillet, roe and fishmeal | week 24
United States
Jul 1, 00:30 (GMT + 9):
Alaska pollock catches in season B (DAP in NMFS count) | week 24



Lenguaje
FEATURED EVENTS
  
TOP STORIES
Alarm over demersal shutdown proposal
European Union European fishing industry representatives are sounding the alarm over the likelihood of the European Commission’s plans to shut down 94 sea areas across French, Spanish, Portuguese and Irish wat...
Cedepesca says that shrimp certification is closer
Argentina The entity pondered that INIDEP elaborated a limit reference point, the CFP incorporated abundance criteria for the opening and closing of subareas and increased ground controls in the first week of t...
WTO Agreement: 'Until a month ago subsidies for illegal fishing were allowed'
Argentina IUU Fishing specialist Milko Schvartzman reflected with REVISTA PUERTO on the scope of the recently approved agreement to eliminate fishing subsidies. We talked about the shortcomings, but also about ...
New shrimp prospecting and closure of subarea 15
Argentina Taking into consideration the biological data of the season that indicate the movement of shrimp north, it was decided to carry out a survey in subareas 11 and 12. Eight freezer vessels were designate...
 

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
SeaChoice
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2022 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER