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 (NOFOTA Trading Rules latest version (as from 1 July 2019). Moreover it provides a mechanism for the settlement of disputes by its arbitration institute.

Events

19
MAR

MARCH 19, 2020

MVO Annual Network Event

Venue: Innovatiekracht, Spijkenisse

26
MAR

MARCH 26/27 - APRIL 2/3, 2020

MVO Course “Basics of Oils & Fats”

Venue: Amsterdam and Rotterdam area

23
Apr

APRIL 23, 2020

NOFOTA AGM & Annual Dinner

venue: Hulstkamp Building Rotterdam

3
JUN

JUNE 3-6, 2020

EFPRA Annual Congress

Venue: Villamoura, Portugal

11
JUN

JUNE 11-12, 2020

FEDIOL General Assembly

Venue: Brussels

15
JUN

JUNE 15, 2020

NOFOTA Annual Golftournament

Venue: De Batouwe, Zoelen

6
SEP

SEPTEMBER 6-11 2020

FOSFA BASIC INTRODUCTORY COURSE

Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London

24
SEP

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

UCOGRAS Annual Dinner

Venue: Den Hof B, Zelzate BE

5
NOV

NOVEMBER 5, 2020

FOSFA AGM & Annual Dinner

Venue: Battersea Parc, London

19
NOV

NOVEMBER 19, 2020

Royal Dutch Grain Trade Association Annual Dinner

venue: WTC Building, Rotterdam

26
NOV

NOVEMBER 26, 2020

GROFOR Annual Dinner

Venue: Grand Elysee Hotel, Hamburg

During the Annual Dinner in the Hulstkamp Building on 18 April 2019 NOFOTA received the ‘Royal’ designation by hands of the Commissioner of the King Jaap Smit and the Mayor of Rotterdam Ahmed Aboutaleb. With the designation NOFOTA also launched her new logo and website.

updates

Golf tournament on 15 June at Golf Course De Batouwe in Zoelen

Members will receive an invitation and registration form soonest.

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Annual Dinner fully booked!

The Annual Dinner, that is being held on 23 April in Rotterdam is fully booked. Members that are looking for tickets can contact the secretariat Mrs. van Roon (info@nofota.com). A waiting list will be monitored.

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NOFOTA and ‘Het Comite’ New Years Party

On Thursday 9 January the Royal Dutch Grain Trade Association and NOFOTA held their joint New Year’s Party in Stadsbrouwerij Thoms. This was the first time that both Royal associations organized this reception together. With about 140 participants there was…

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NOFOTA AGM & Dinner on Thursday 23 April 2020

The Annual General Meeting and Dinner will be held in 2020 at the Hulstkamp Building in Rotterdam on Thursday 23 April. Invitations will be send to NOFOTA’s members mid January 2020.

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Amended EU Regulation on Previous Cargoes (EU 2019/978)

The Authority concluded that methylacetate and ethyl-tert-butyl ether meet the criteria for acceptability as a previous cargo and amended the Annex to Regulation (EU) No 579/2014.

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