The Korea Feed Association(KFA) was established on July 3, 1961 for the purpose of developing scientific technology in manufacturing compound feed, suppling high quality compound feed to the livestock farmers and to serve for the common interest of it's member companies. The headquarters of the Korea Feed Association is located in Seoul, with branch offices in Incheon and Busan, which are the main trade ports in Korea. Also the Feed Industry Research Institute located in Ansan was established in 1985 and is responsible for quality control of raw feed ingredients as well as the compound feed itself.

 The major businesses that the Association is responsible for are; controlling the supply and demand of compound feed, procurement of feed ingredients, quality control of ingredients and finished products, proposing various policies for the development of compound feed industry, etc.

 52 compound feed manufacturers (included in fish feed and pet food manufacturers) are affiliated with the Association. These members own 79 manufacturing facilities that produced and supplied 14,698,236M/T of compound feed in 2022.

1. Board of Directors

Status Name
Chairman and CEO Heo Young
Vice Chairman Jang jinseol(Bkfeed co., Ltd)
Vice Chairman Kim Younggyo(Korea Industrial Co., Ltd)
Executive Director Jo JeongLae
Managing Director Hong SoonChan

2.Major Functions

  • ■ Establishment of Business Program for Feed Industry
  • ■ Recommendation to the Government for the improvement of Feed Industry related Policies
  • ■ Feed Industry Survey and Research
  • ■ Evaluation of nutrition and safety of imported feed ingredients
  • ■ Unloading and transportation services for imported feed ingredients
  • ■ Feed Industry Education & Public Relations


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