Verification of Conformity
Our verification of conformity service helps ensure that shipments conform to local importing standa…
Cotecna is qualified to issue a Certificate of Inspection for shipments to Libya.
In May 2015, the Governor of the Central Bank of Libya (CBL) published resolution n°96, regulating the use of foreign exchange for opening documentary letters of credit (L/C). One of the mandatory L/C requirements was for the exporter to present a Certificate of Inspection (COI) issued by an approved inspection company, in order to be financed through the documentary L/C.
Some new instructions have been published in CBL note ARN 2020-09 issued on the 31st December 2020, confirming the qualification and accreditation criteria for inspection companies issuing the mandatory Certificate of Inspection. Cotecna fully qualifies to conduct controls and issue a Certificate of Inspection for exporters and importers to meet Libyan Authorities requirements, enable L/C payments and facilitate the entry of goods into Libya.
Cotecna carries out the following services to provide exporters with a COI:
Physical inspection before loading to ensure:
To learn more about our verification of conformity programmes, or to request a Certificate of Conformity (COC) for your shipment, please contact us.
Please note that to receive a quote you will need to have at least the following export documents ready:
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