Stockholm, Sweden to Host ICOA in 2018! Welcome to the International Castor Oil Association

The International Castor Oil Association (ICOA) is an organization whose members are involved in growing, processing, trading, marketing and/or consuming Castor Oil.

The main aspirations of the ICOA are the improvement in the agronomic conditions of castor beans, the development of new applications for castor oil and its derivatives and the dissemination of information to its members and the industries they serve.

2018 AGM excursion information

Below are details of the Wednesday excursion:

09:00 hour – Morning walking tour of Gamla Stan

10:30 hourCHOICE of bus tour of Stockholm OR VASA museum tour – Availability is limited for VASA tour – RSVP required

12:00 – 15:00 hour – lunch/archipelago boat tour


15:00 hour OPTIONAL afternoon tour – VASA museum – Availability is limited  – RSVP required

NOTEreservations are required for either VASA time slotThey are on a first-come, first-served basis, so please email me your request as soon as possible.

For information about VASA museum, click here – VASA museum


Opening Reception and Closing Dinner are booked!

The Opening Reception is scheduled for Tuesday, 5th June at 18:30 (6:30 p.m.) at Kajplats/155.

Click here for Kajplats 155/Roof Terrace (Birka) website

Click here for directions to Kajplats 155


The Closing Dinner is scheduled for Thursday, 7th June at 18:30 (6:30 p.m.) at Den Gyldene Freden.

Click here for pictures and website

Click here for directions to Den Gyldene Freden


PLEASE NOTE – RSVP is required for the Closing Dinner!



2018 General Meeting Location and Dates Announced!

Stockholm, Sweden will be hosting the 2018 ICOA AGM, which is nicknamed – Venice of the North!

The dates have been changed to 5th – 7th  June 2018 (Tuesday – Thursday)

Mark your calendars now and be on the lookout for any updates by visiting the News Page throughout the year!