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Oils & Fats International (OFI) specialises in the global edible oils and fats industry, with a flagship magazine, and conferences and exhibitions around the world.

Latest Issue: September/October 2016

Our September/October 2016 issue focuses on various strategies being adopted to minimise the formation of 3-MCPD, 2-MCPD and GEs in edible oils and the bleaching and deodorising process.

The magazine also looks at how speciality exotic fats can be used as cocoa butter equivalents (CBE)s in chocolate and confectionery applications.

We focus on how biofuels are providing an opportunity for the international rendering industry as demand for second generation renewable fuels grows. However, cheap palm and soyabean oils are threatening the price competitiveness of rendered products.

We report from an analysis on current household used cooking oil (UCO) collection systems in the EU and assess the feedstock’s potential.

And we preview the second OFI India 2017 conference and exhibition, being…

More about the September/October 2016 issue

Argentina u-turn on soya export taxes

about 5 hours ago

Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri announced in October that the country would not reduce export taxes on soya this year or in 2017, as previously stated, Reuters reports. Instead, it would reduce the tax by 0.5%/month from January 2018 to December 2019.