Source: CIA World Factbook
Market-Specific Information -Portugal
Portugal's National Standards Body:
Instituto Português da Qualidade (IPQ)
Rua António Gião, 2
Tel: +351 21 294 81 00
Fax: +351 21 294 81 01
Doing Business in Portugal: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies
An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of Portugal's standards and conformity assessment activities.
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U.S. Commercial Service in Portugal
Provides additional information on doing business in Portugal.