IMPORT / EXPORT SECTION OF PSQCA
Pre-shipment and Post-shipment inspection of regulatory products
PSQCA is also functioning as an inspection body under Section 8 Sub-section II of PSQCA Act 1996.
The inspections are being conducted according to ISO 17020 for Pre-shipment and Post-shipment at different entry points of Pakistan (i.e. Sea ports, Dry ports, Airports).
Import Policy Order 2016 Section 5-B-II also define the regulatory requirement of Government of Pakistan. Same is reproduced as under:
“import of goods shall be subject to the same national quality standards or regulations as are prescribed in respect of similar and domestically produced goods. List of such standards and regulations notified by the PSQCA are specified vide Appendix-N”.