In Russia, Belarus and in Kazakhstani are required different certificate, which is known as gost certification. Gost certification of conformity attesting the conformity of creation with excellence and safety criteria established for the manufacturing of Standards in the Russian Federation. GOST certification is the equivalent to the ISO level, but it is needed just in the Customs Union markets -> www.certificator.eu/en/Certification/GOST-R.html.
The certificate totally confirms the qualities and excellence of the product, which are defined in the normative and legal papers. The object, which has been qualified, shows its credibility and has improved chances to increase demand from the consumers.
The certificate of conformity is given by the government which are certified by GOSSTANDART of Russia. The basis for the issuance of the GOST-R document is a protocol of exams done by certified laboratories. Depending on the type of production occasionally, there are needed additional certificates or documents, like fire security document or state registration of the product.
There are 2 kinds of accreditation, depending on the need. The first certificate is given for manufacturing batch. It is a GOST R conformity certificate for a single portion of (supply) production. The second certificate is given for the enormous factories which would like to trade goods for lots of years. The GOST R Serial Certificate can be issued for 1, 2, three or five years. Trade is efficient economy department. Nonetheless, every nation can establish own criteria and Russia definitely does it.