Memoranda of Understanding was signed by the Russian Export Center Group and CERTIF (Association of Certification Bodies), as well as ISQ (Institute of Welding and Quality) at the Russian Embassy in Portugal. Sergey Koldaev, Director for the International Adaptation of Export Goods of REC, Rafael Pereira, Chairman of the Board of Directors of CERTIF Association, and Pedro Matias, Chairman of the Board of Directors of ISQ.
The Memoranda were signed to promote bilateral communication in the sphere of conformity assessment, certification of Russian export goods, joint seminars and exchange of information on the market requirements and standards in Portuguese-speaking countries.
"The signing of the Memoranda of Cooperation with the leading European Certification Bodies is a continuation of our comprehensive cooperation with partner institutions to meet the needs of Russian producers in establishing European test standards, which will help us to create comfortable export conditions. Our cooperation with Portuguese Certification Bodies and laboratories will allow Russian products to reach European markets, as well as the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP)."