FOSFA International  
Welcome to FOSFA International  


The Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Associations (FOSFA) is a professional international contract issuing and arbitral body concerned exclusively with the world trade in oilseeds, oils and fats with over 1,030 members in 85 countries. These members include producers and processors, shippers and dealers, traders, brokers and agents, superintendents, analysts, shipowners, and others providing services to traders.

FOSFA has an extensive range of standard forms of contracts covering goods shipped either CIF, C&F or FOB, for soybeans, sunflowerseeds, rapeseed, and others, vegetable and marine oils and fats, refined oils and fats, from all origins worldwide, for different methods of transportation and different terms of trade. Internationally, 85% of the global trade in oils and fats is traded under FOSFA contracts.


The Federation's contracts incorporate a dispute procedure involving arbitration by experienced individuals from within the trade.


Malaysian Palm Oil Markets

Revised EU List of Acceptable Previous Cargoes





Members may be experiencing some compatibility problems when upgrading to Windows Internet Explorer 11, such as losing the lower part of the menu bar.  In this case, users should click the 'Tools' menu at the top of the page, followed by clicking the 'Compatibility View Settings' item in that drop-down menu.


A pop-up window entitled 'Compatibility View Settings' will open.  Please click the 'add' button and '' will be added to the 'Compatibility View' box.  Clicking the 'Close' button will close the pop-up box and the next time the FOSFA home page is opened, the menu will return, but may be displaced somewhat.


The new FOSFA website is nearing completion and we thank you for your understanding and patience until this is achieved.