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Certificate of Conformity for exports to Saudi Arabia

According to Decree 6386, published by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, all consumer goods introduced into the Kingdom of Arabia require a Certificate of Conformity (CoC), to guarantee customs clearance of shipments, thus ensuring the safety of consumers and confirming that the products comply with Saudi Arabian Standards, as well as the national, regional and international technical standards.

AENOR has been recognised by the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) to take part in the Product Conformity Programme (PCP), issuing Conformity Certificates prior to shipment.

All consumer products entering the country must comply with this requirements, with the exception of: foodstuffs and agricultural products, medicines and cosmetics, medical devices and equipment, crude oil.

Furthermore, all products entering Saudi Arabia must have irremovable labelling in English and Arabic with the description and exporter details, and the specifications of the country of origin, in accordance with the Circular issued by the Customs Authorities in Saudi Arabia on Marking of Country of Origin on 2009/01/18.PDF Format.

How do I obtain a Certificate of Conformity?

Get in contact with us and send us the completed inspection application form PDF Format with the details of the shipment.

The following is a list of the inspection requirements and we will request the documents necessary for export, which include Reporting Trials, shipping invoices, certificate of conformity signed by the exporter and the packing list. We will forward you a customised offer for your shipment inspection.

Once the documentation is received, we will specify a date and time of inspection.

After carrying out the inspection, if the results are satisfactory, the corresponding Certificate of Conformity shall be issued.


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