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.
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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
At the start of the Annual Dinner on 13 April 2023 the President traditionally gave his annual speech. The speech can be downloaded here.read more
The seminar will be now held on Tuesday 26 September 2023 at the VNAB Building in Rotterdam.read more
More information together with registration will follow next month.read more
The Trading Rules have been updated and in force from 1 January 2023. You can donwload them from the home page as well as from the “Publications” tab.read more