The standard is recognized and endorsed throughout the marine ingredients value chain and by aquaculture certification programs including BAP, ASC and Global GAP, as well as by feed manufacturers, retailers and pet food manufacturers. The MarinTrust programme is integrated into sourcing policies and is supported by international NGOs such as WWF, Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, and CeDePesca. Credibility is enhanced through ISEAL membership, which gives assurance to the value chain that the standard has been developed using a globally recognized framework and complies with ISEAL codes of good practice related to assurance, impact assessment. and monitoring.