NOFOTA stands for Netherlands Oils, Fats and Oilseeds Trade Association, being the Dutch umbrella-organisation of companies concerned with the production, consumption and trade of vegetable and animal oils and fats, oilseeds and their derivatives.
NOFOTA is founded in 1918, established as the Nederlandsche Bond voor den Handel in Vetten, Oliën en Oliezaden, has approximately 150 members. A-members (kindred organisations), B-members (producers, consumers, traders and brokers) and C-members (organisations concerned with the production and trade such as storage companies, laboratories, banks etc.).
It draws up standard contracts, which are of international usage. The latest version of the NOFOTA Trading Rules can be downloaded here (version 1 January 2023). Moreover it provides a mechanism for the settlement of disputes by its arbitration institute.
University of Greenwich, London
Domein Martinus, Halle-Zoersel (BE)
VNAB building, Boompjes, Rotterdam
Hotel Grand Elysee, Hamburg
WTC Building, Rotterdam
Tallow Chandlers Hall, London
As per 1 August 2023 BA Tankterminal in Katwijk (Noord Brabant) became a member of the association. As an independent tank storage company, BA Tankterminal facilitates the storage and transshipment of liquid feed & food products, vegetable oils, fertilizers and…read more
CARE has become a meber since the 1st of July 2023. CARE Naturkost specialises in the worldwide trade of raw materials from controlled organic cultivation, such as Coconut Oil, Palm Oil, Sunflower Oil, Sheabutter and Cacao.read more
The surveying company EuroAmerica Group SA (EAG Surveyors) in Buenos Aires has become a meber of the association as per the 1st of July 2023. For more information about the company you can consult their website.read more
Lectures are given by experts in the trade and legal professionals and supported by case studies.People who attend this seminar will learn about the do’s and don’ts of contracting, the execution of a contract and the differences between a paper…read more
Following the success of last year, the Introductory and Advanced Trade Education courses are being held in parallel again from 3 – 8 September. There are still limited spaces available. For more information please find attached and/or contact the FOSFA…read more