GASC import program
Cotecna Egypt is registered at Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) and works on behalf of GASC in the country of origin performing analysis for wheat and edible oils. Egypt’s population has one of the highest wheat per capita consumption level in the world and wheat is one of the country’s main imports.
Cotecna Egypt is also certified to issue analysis certificates for grain under the Grain and Feed Trade Association’s Approved Analysts Scheme and carries out inspections, verifications, examinations, and, as a GAFTA certified laboratory, quality and condition assessment of grains traded on GAFTA contract terms.
VoC on leather and textile products – GOEIC Program
Cotecna Inspection SA is one of the inspection companies accredited by GOEIC (General Organization for Export and Import Control) in Egypt to verify the conformity to Egyptian standards of all imported leather and textile products.
The Cotecna mandate includes the physical inspection of goods together with the sampling and the testing of the consignments in fully accredited laboratories. Cotecna may also perform factory audits to ensure that the manufacturing quality system is implemented in a way to guarantee the compliance of the production with the Egyptian standards.
Cotecna can either, issue a Certificate of Conformity for each consignment shipped to Egypt, or alternatively provide the manufacturer with a System Implementation Certificate which allows the manufacturer to obtain a registration with GOEIC valid for six months.
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