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Market-Specific Information - Kuwait

Kuwait's National Standards Body:
Public Authority for Industry
Standards and Industrial Services Affairs (KOWSMD)
Standards & Metrology Department
Post Box 4690 Safat
KW-13047 Kuwait
Tel: +965 25302990
Fax: +965 25302992
E-mail: aziz1994@yahoo.com
Web: www.pai.gov.kw

Doing Business in Kuwait: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies

An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of Kuwait's standards and conformity assessment activities.

Interested in being notified and commenting on Kuwait's proposed foreign technical regulations that can impact your access to Kuwait's market?

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 Kuwait

The U.S. Commercial Service in Kuwait can provide additional information on doing business in Kuwait.