About Us

The National Institute of Oilseed Products (NIOP) is an international trade  association with the principal objective of promoting the general business  welfare of persons, firms and corporations engaged in the buying, selling,  processing, shipping, storage and use of vegetable oils and raw materials.

For over 80 years, NIOP has served the needs of  its international membership representing a variety of trades. The list includes importers and exporters, samplers and weighers, transportation  operators, brokers, testing laboratories, storage tank operators, processors,  refiners, food manufacturers, insurance companies, soap and cosmetic firms and  coconut and palm plantation operators. More than 100 member organizations in 15 countries support NIOP with their membership.