Cotecna is authorised by the Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organisation (SSMO) to issue an Inspection Certificate for exports of regulated products to Sudan.

A company exporting to Sudan must obtain an inspection certificate for a wide range of goods.

Cotecna is certified as an international surveyor, to inspect, test and verify goods imported into Sudan, under Article 5 of the Constitutional Law of the Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organization (SSMO).

Our mission is to verify that the goods are compliant with the relevant SSMO standards or other international standards recognised by the Republic of Sudan.

Based on this verification, Cotecna issues an Inspection Certificate (IC) that is presented by the importer to the Sudanese authorities.

SSMO Regulated Products

Goods regulated under the SSMO program include, but are not limited to, the following categories of products:

  • Food
  • Chemical products
  • Construction materials
  • Vehicles and vehicles parts
  • Textiles
  • Toys
  • Electric and electronic products

In case of doubt, please contact us to determine if your products are subject to regulation.

Sudan Conformity Assessment Process

Cotecna provides efficient tailor-made verification of conformity services to help exporters comply with the SSMO program. These include:

  • Documentary verification
  • Laboratory testing in the exporting country
  • Physical cargo inspection in the exporting country

Sudan Conformity Assessment Process

Request a Certification

To learn more about our verification of conformity programmes, or to request a Certificate of Conformity (COC) for your shipment, please download our VOC contact list mentioned above.

Please note that to receive a quote you will need to have at least the following export documents ready:

  • Request for Certification – RFC (available above)
  • Pro forma or commercial invoice