International recognition of the UAE national accreditation system
The Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology has proved its international role with great merit and excellence, because of its reputation among the countries of the world of good reputation and professionalism, reflects the keenness of the UAE government to be an Arab icon in the development and growth and support the economy and society.
We have achieved a new national achievement in addition to our country's record of achievement, which is that the UAE national accreditation system has received international recognition from the Asia Pacific accreditation organization (APAC), which has 75 member countries representing 75 countries. %80 of global markets. In accordance with the latest requirements of ISO / IEC 17011 for the year 2017, the UAE has become the first destination in the Arab region.
There is no doubt what is expected to achieve this recognition, it will reflect positively on various sectors concerned with the application of quality standards in the UAE, through acceptance of the results of inspection and calibration activities obtained national accreditation and recognition of their efficiency in the world, which will reflect positively on the sectors of industry and trade In the state, supporting our national economy.
HE Abdullah Al Maeeni
ESMA Director General
October 23, 2019