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Exporting to Iraq

Exporting to Iraq

Tap into new markets with the export of your products to Iraq

Do you want to export your products to Iraq? Take advantage of the positive growth forecasts for the Iraqi economy and have your products certified with a Certificate of Conformity. With this internationally recognized certificate, you are able to document that your products comply with the Iraqi safety requirements.

We support you in the international approval of your goods for Iraq. As a commissioned certification body, we are authorized to conduct pre-inspections and to test and issue certificates of conformity for your goods. We are well acquainted with the Iraqi national and international standards which are included in the ICIGI (Pre-Importation Inspection, Testing & Certification Program of Goods to Iraq) program for importing goods into Iraq. With us at your side, you are able to tap into the Iraqi market.

Contact one of our experts now for more information on exporting to Iraq!

Create the best conditions for successful trading in Iraq with a CoC for the export of your goods

Through the uncomplicated and cost-effective issuance of a Certificate of Conformity for your products, we support you in the rapid exploitation of the Iraqi market. In obtaining a CoC, you create the best conditions for successful trading in Iraq. It allows you take advantage of the country's economic upswing and boost your own sales. With a certified compliance with Iraqi standards, you also ensure that your products arrive safely and punctually at their destination and thus save unnecessary costs.

Your Certificate of Conformity for exporting to Iraq in five steps

The issuance of a certificate of conformity for the exporting of goods to Iraq follows our proven, 5-step process:

  1. Review of your documents
  2. Product testing (if necessary)
  3. Pre-shipment inspection (required for certain products)
  4. Issuance of the Certificate of Conformity

The ICIGI program ensures that all goods imported into Iraq meet a minimum of safety in terms of consumer protection and environmental compatibility. It includes the following product categories:

Certificate of Conformity for exporting to Iraq

Tap into the Iraqi market with our experience

As a reliable and globally recognized certification partner, we have been verifying and certifying Certificates of Conformity for all products intended for export to Iraq and fulfilling Iraqi security requirements on behalf of the Iraqi Standardization Agency (COSQC) since 2013. Our experts have many years of experience with the import regulations for products and are the right partner for your approval for entering the Iraqi market.

If your wish is to open up new market opportunities by exporting your products to Iraq, please contact our experts today!

Frequently asked questions about exporting to Iraq

Would you like to learn more about exporting your products to Iraq? Below you’ll find the answers to several frequently asked questions.

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What is the Certificate of Conformity (CoC)?

The Certificate of Conformity is needed to export your products to Iraq. The certificate documents that your goods meet Iraqi safety requirements and international standards.

Why do I need the Certificate of Conformity (CoC) when exporting my products to Iraq?

All imported products must comply with the requirements of the Iraqi standardization authority "Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control" (COSQC). The CoC qualifies as proof of conformity and as clearance for delivery.

What products are certified for export to Iraq?

The "Pre-Import Inspection, Testing & Certification Program of Goods to Iraq" (ICIGI) program covers the following product categories:

What documents does DIN CERTCO need to provide for the quote preparation?

In order to submit a quote on your behalf, we need the completed application form, the pro forma invoice, the invoice amount or a certificate of authenticity as well as the packing list. In addition, please provide us with conformity documents and certificates for the management of quality and safety systems.

What happens if my products do not have a CoC upon importing into Iraq?

If a shipment arrives in Iraq without a Certificate of Conformity, the goods will be returned to the nearest country. An inspection will be conducted there and samples of the goods will be checked. If the product does not comply with the applicable regulations, it may not be imported into Iraq.

Why does a border fee have to be paid?

The border fee is not a customs fee but part of the contract with the "Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control" (COSQC) which is payable with the Certificate of Conformity (CoC).

How long can the CoC be used for a product?

The Certificate of Conformity is not valid for a specific period of time or number of imports. It must be renewed for each delivery or import to Iraq.

Further information on exporting to Iraq

pdf Questionnaire for tender preparation 75 KB Download
doc Application form - for conformity confirmation 486 KB Download
pdf General terms and conditions – DIN CERTCO 326 KB Download

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