Welcome to IFEAT

IFEAT embraces the interests of the global flavour and fragrance industries worldwide. These sectors have vast turnovers, employ millions of people and involve enterprises ranging from small family operations through to large multinationals, involved in essential oils production, aroma chemical manufacture, flavours and fragrance compounding, trading and consumer product manufacturing.

The principal aim of IFEAT is the advancement and protection of the interests of its members in all parts of the world through international collaboration, the encouragement of good practice, the dissemination of information and provision of forums for discussion. A major activity is the annual IFEAT international conference, which has developed into the most important annual meeting of all stakeholders involved in the sectors, affording incomparable business and social contact opportunities.


Join IFEAT Today and start taking advantage of the association’s industry exclusive services. Membership is open to companies from all parts of the world dealing in essential oils and aroma trades.

The benefits of IFEAT Membership include:
  • The ability to download past conference proceedings free of charge
  • Use of the IFEAT Conciliation Service
  • Access to Membership Lists
  • Receiving regular IFEAT Newsletters
  • Join Groups
  • Send private messages
  • Send messages to all members

Conference / Events

Colombo 2015: The international annual conference is the main annual event in the industry organised by IFEAT. The IFEAT Conference of 2015 will be held from September 27th to October 1st, 2015 at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo.

  Future Events


IFEAT, in its continuing support of the industry, has provided the possibility for new Members to join in learning programmes and studies on the many aspects of the essential oils and aroma trades. Following the successful completion of the programmes, delegates are awarded the IFEAT Flavourist and Perfumery Diplomas. Click here to read more