There are many important reasons to consider GOED membership. Here are just a few:


  • Your company gains market value and credibility by aligning with GOED standards.
  • You are part of the omega-3 community and have an active role in its future.
  • You can expand your connections by leveraging our extensive member network.
  • You have access to proprietary market research, consumer data and members-only news and information. 



Our membership structure has four levels: Affiliate, Base, Plus and Leadership. Each sequential level comes with a progressively greater set of benefits, so members can make the commitment to GOED that is appropriate for their business and interests.

Leadership (Executive Board) Membership

$30,000 per year (companies with <$50 million in omega-3 sales)

$40,000 per year (companies with >$50 million in omega-3 sales)

  • This level is for organizations wishing to take an active role in the direction of the industry; provides automatic seats on GOED's boards and sub-committees

  • Executive Board meets bimonthly (six times annually) by teleconference

  • Annual two-day strategic planning meeting every fall

  • All benefits for Base and Plus level also apply

Plus Level Membership - $14,000 per year

  • Access to enhanced GOED content and all market research - A $40,000 value (USD)

  • Global EPA and DHA Omega-3 Annual Market Review—Ingredients

  • Global Market for EPA & DHA Omega-3 Products – Finished (Consumer) Products

  • Euromoniter Store Survey — 2000+ omega-3 products in various channels in 10 countries

  • Omnibus Consumer Studies on Users and Non-Users of Omega-3’s  (10+ countries)

  • Access to Omega-3 Product Database

  • All benefits for Base level also apply

Base Membership - $7,000 per year

  • Use of Proud GOED Member logo on your website and marketing materials

  • Access to GOED Member newsletters and updates

  • Access to GOED’s Presentation Library

  • Detailed listing of your company on GOED’s online directory

  • Eligible for full-voting membership

  • Eligible to serve on GOED committees

Affiliate Membership – $3,000 per year**

  • Access to GOED Member newsletters

  • Detailed listing of your company on GOED Site

  • Voting rights on general membership issues (quality and ethics)

  • Eligible to serve on committees by board approval

** Affiliate Membership reserved for Academics, Consultants, and Service Providers 

All GOED members are committed to manufacturing products to the quality standards in the GOED Voluntary Monograph and commercial behavior laid out in our Code of Ethics and Bylaws.

If you are ready to apply for membership, click here for our online application.

For more information, email business development director Mike Roberts or download a Membership Kit.

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