Exporting to the U.S.: Key Information
“The International language of commerce is standards.”1
- Donald L. Evans, Former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce (2004)
Standards, technical regulations, and conformity assessment play a vital role in any company’s competitiveness – both at home and in the global marketplace.
The following pages focus on the U.S. market and will provide answers to the following frequently asked questions:
In addition to the market access and market acceptance requirements discussed above, companies may also need to be aware of other requirements before attempting to place products in the U.S. market. The links below provide information about some of these requirements:
1. From Standards
& Competitiveness: Coordinating for Results (2004)