In Russia, Belarus and in Kazakhstani are expected various certificate, which is called gost certification. Gost certification of conformity attesting the conformity of production with high quality and ss7 protection specifications started for the manufacturing of Standards in the Russian Federation. GOST accreditation is the equivalent to the ISO level, but it is needed only in the Customs Union areas -> certificator.eu/en/Certification/GOST-R.html.
The document fully confirms the attributes and quality of the goods, which are described in the normative and legal records. The object, which has been certified, shows its trustworthiness and has better chances to increase need from the customers.
The certificate of conformity is given by the authorities which are certified by GOSSTANDART of Russian Federation. The basis for the issuance of the GOST-R document is a protocol of tests done by certified laboratories. Based on the type of manufacturing occasionally, there are required extra certificates or documents, like fire safety certificate or state registration of the item.
There are two kinds of accreditation, based on the need. The 1st document is provided for production batch. It is a GOST R conformity certification for a individual part of (supply) manufacturing. The 2nd certificate is provided for the huge manufacturing plants which want to export products for many years. The GOST R Serial Certificate can be given for one, two, three or five years. Export is powerful economy branch. Nonetheless, every nation can set own criteria and Russia certainly does it.