Our companies form a modern chain that is internationally competitive, transparent, safe, sustainable and innovative.
The priorities of our industry are:
Great economic significance
With an import value of 9.4 billion euros and an export value of more than 8 billion euros (2017), the oils and fats industry is one of the largest agro-food sectors in the Netherlands. Our sector is one of the largest processors of oilseeds and tropical oils in Europe and is a leader in the refining, processing, storage and transport of oils and fats.
Broad and modern chain
The companies that are included in the chain are: processors of oilseeds; producers of rendered animal fat; companies that refine and further process oils and fats; traders in oilseeds, oils and fats; fat distributors; storage companies and specialized transport companies; and companies that process oils and fats in foodstuffs, animal feed, oleochemicals, biofuels or other biobased products. The chain also includes companies that provide services such as laboratories, surveyors, knowledge institutes and consultancy firms.
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