The World Oyster Society

Member Composition

The number of WOS members as of April 1, 2020

(a) By country and area

CountryNumber of membersCountryNumber of members
Angola1Australia146
Belgium3Brazil27
Canada11China73
Croatia1Denmark1
Ethiopia1France17
Germany3Hong Kong21
Iceland2India1
Indonesia4Ireland7
Isle of Man1Italy15
Japan158Korea5
Latvia1Lithuania1
Malaysia13Mexico2
Montenegro1Namibia2
New Zealand12Nigeria2
Northern Ireland2Norway1
Oman1Philippines3
Portugal1Republic of the Marshall Islands1
Scotland4Singapore1
South Africa2Spain2
Sri Lanka4Sweden5
Taiwan71Thailand3
The Netherlands3Tunisia7
Turkey1UK33
Ukraine1United Arab Emirates1
USA238Vietnam37
Total  954

(b) By chapter

Chapter Number of members
1 The North and South American Chapter 278
2 The European and African Chapter 121
3 The Asian and Oceanian Chapter 324
4 The Chinese Chapter 73
5 The Japanese Chapter 158
Total 954

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