Exporting goods to the burgeoning Iraqi market? Choose HQTS!
An Iraq Certificate of Conformity (COC) is now required for over 1,000 products across twelve categories before they can enter the lucrative Iraqi import market. Luckily HQTS is one of only three companies licensed to provide this service, ensuring your goods arrive smoothly.
Exporters around the world are taking advantage of Iraq’s demand for imported goods. The country imported $45 billion worth of goods in 2018 and this number is expected to grow in coming years as the country generates wealth from foreign exports and continues its ongoing reconstruction plans. Let HQTS be your one-stop shop for all your Iraq COC needs!
The Iraq COC Applies to a broad array of imports
Snapshot: Iraq Certificate Of Conformity
- Adopted in late 2019. Took effect in January 2020.
- Dictates that all imports to Iraq within a set group of categories must submit a COC certification by an authorised third party inspection agency such as HQTS
- Protects local consumers, manufacturers and the environment from substandard, counterfeit and shoddy products and materials.
- HQTS is one of three companies selected to provide this service
HQTS takes the hassle out of getting your goods into the Iraqi market with our simple four-step approach. In this way, we serve as your one-stop shop for all your Iraqi import needs.
Our simple four-step process includes:
Submit your application form, along with your packing list, commercial invoice, importer’s statement and testing report to us (a letter of credit may be required in some cases).
Completed within 1-2 working days of submission
Simply confirm the time and location of your shipment and we will inspect your goods and supervise the loading process before notifying you of the results (we also perform on-site or sample testing when required).
Completed within 5 working days of submission
Why choose HQTS?
HQTS has over 25 years of experience in quality assurance. With more than 80 offices around the world, including Baghdad. HQTS is ready to be your quality service provider at every step of the process. We offer fast, flexible, and reliable services for all your inspection needs.
Contact us today to learn more about our Iraq COC services!