NIOP Membership Benefits

By joining the National Institute of Oilseed Products, your organization will:

  • Become part of a cohesive voice addressing the challenges facing the oilseeds industry here and abroad.
  • Obtain free online access to the NIOP Trading Rules.
  • Obtain significant discounts on registration fees for NIOP’s Annual Convention, one of the oilseeds industry’s premier networking and education events.
  • Receive additional timely updates throughout the year on issues affecting the oilseed industry.

Most importantly, you’ll gain the opportunity to network with your professional peers!


How To Apply for Membership

NIOP membership is open to any association, firm, corporation or individual commercially engaged in activities pertaining to fats, oils and related substances/services and agreeing to support the Mission and Purposes of the Institute.

Membership dues are $1350 (U.S.) per company, per calendar year.

Membership requires a written endorsement by two NIOP member firms. Please email sponsorship letters to: Sample endorsement text below:


(Company Letterhead)

Dear NIOP:

I, (Full Name), of (Company), do hereby endorse the membership of (Requesting Company) to the membership of the National Institute of Oilseed Products.



(Full Name)

(Job Title)