Quality & Technical Standards


Oman generally follows the standards established by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) especially what relates to foodstuffs. Meanwhile, there are more than 1000 standards in force covering Chemical Products, Textiles, Building Materials, Electronic Products, Foodstuff, Electric Products, Mechanical Products, and other consumer goods.

Oman is a member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) through Directorate General for Specifications and Measurements Ministry of Commerce and Industry.