IFU was created in 1949 by the main fruit juice producers' organisations of the European countries.
After more than 50 years of existence, IFU has now a worldwide membership with members from 5 continents. 30 different countries are represented in IFU such as Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, the EU countries, New Zealand, Russia, South Africa, USA, etc.
To represent the worldwide fruit juice interests as a NGO beside the governmental and intergovernmental organisations
To act as an information and communication centre/facilitator
To harmonise standards and practices for juice products and producers
To co-ordinate scientific activities to benefit the fruit juice industry.
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