History


History of IGI

IGI at a glance

International Goods Inspection Company (IGI) is a subsidiary of Social Security Investment Co. (SSIC) providing Inspection, Audit, Testing and Certification services with more than 20 years of experience helping clients trade safely and securely for wide range of industries and businesses all over the world.

The IGI is known as an only Iranian inspection company which has an exclusive and equipped laboratory approved by Iranian Standard Organization. In fact, our services are mandatory mechanisms imposed by governments or costumers enquiry that involves checking exports and imports before they are shipped in order to ensure that products, systems or services meet the requirements of standards set by governments, standardization bodies or customers.

History

IGI was established in IRAN in 1999. At the beginning stages, the main duty of this company was inspection and control the quality and quantity of main food products which imported by governmental organization. After several years of experience and providing appropriate substructures and capable human resources, it has developed its scope of activities in the fields of “inspection and quality control of variety of goods”, by establishing, mobilizing and equipping chemical, metallurgical, electrical, microbiological and food labs, it succeeded to achieve the authorization certificate for all laboratories in the mentioned area from DAKKS based on the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and “General authorization” from ISIRI regarding “Goods Inspection”. Also, IGI has been approved as a company in the inspection and audit of GMP for overseas manufacturing factories related to the food, beverage and cosmetic to license the goods entrance and clearance from the food and drug administration, ministry of health and medical education.

Today IGI offers inspection services in the entire world through its own wide-spread inspection network and its long-standing mutual arrangements with leading independent inspection companies. Also, it has achieved necessary certificates from ISIRI (Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran) and CBI (Central Bank of Iran) and registered as ”Third Party Inspection Company”.