The World Oyster Society

Member Composition

The number of WOS members as of November 1, 2019

(a) By country and area

CountryNumber of membersCountryNumber of members
Angola1Australia153
Belgium3Brazil26
Canada11China70
Croatia1Denmark1
Ethiopia1France15
Germany3Hong Kong21
Iceland2India1
Indonesia4Ireland7
Isle of Man1Italy15
Japan158Korea5
Latvia1Lithuania1
Malaysia12Mexico2
Montenegro1Namibia2
New Zealand12Nigeria2
Northern Ireland2Norway1
Oman1Philippines3
Portugal1Republic of the Marshall Islands1
Scotland4Singapore1
South Africa2Spain2
Sri Lanka4Sweden5
Taiwan71Thailand3
The Netherlands3Tunisia7
Turkey1UK33
Ukraine1United Arab Emirates1
USA237Vietnam37
Total  953

(b) By chapter

Chapter Number of members
1 The North and South American Chapter 276
2 The European and African Chapter 119
3 The Asian and Oceanian Chapter 330
4 The Chinese Chapter 70
5 The Japanese Chapter 158
Total 953

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