Market-Specific Information -Nigeria
Nigeria's National Standards Body:
Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON)
No.52 Lome Crescent Wuse Zone 7
NG-Abuja, Wuse +2349
Tel: +234 1 27 08 247
Fax: +234 1 27 08 246
Doing Business in Nigeria: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies
An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of Nigeria's standards and conformity assessment activities.
Member countries of the World Trade Organization (WTO) are required under the Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT Agreement) to report to the WTO all proposed technical regulations that could affect trade with other Member countries. Notify U.S. is a free, web-based e-mail subscription service that offers an opportunity to review and comment on proposed foreign technical regulations that can affect your access to international markets. You can modify the subscription to include specific markets and industries. Register online at Internet URL: http://www.nist.gov/notifyus/
U.S. Commercial Service in Nigeria
The U.S. Commercial Service in Nigeria can provide additional information on doing business in Nigeria.