AMBASSADOR TO SAUDI ARABIA EXPLORES SUCOFINDO’S TESTING SERVICES
Jakarta, 12 November 2018 – Ambassador to Saudi Arabia for the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Osama bin Mohammed Al Shuhaibi, visits PT. Superintending Company of Indonesia’s (SUCOFINDO) Laboratory to explore a cooperation with the Government of Saudi Arabia regarding testing services for a variety of trade products.
The delegation was received by the President Director of Sucofindo, Bachder Djohan Buddin, accompanied with an explanation/description regarding Sucofindo’s services. During the aforementioned opportunity, Ambassador Osama Al Shuabi and ranks conducted a laboratory tour to see the capability and capacity of Sucofindo’s laboratory having its location at Cibitung, Bekasi.
Ambassador Osama Al Shuaibi stipulated that this visit has the purpose of increasing commitment in the public and private sector, specifically to explore a cooperation in the field commodity testing, trade standardization, for the ensuring of trade between Saudi Arabia and Indonesia, and furthermore the bilateral relation of the two countries.
Bachder in this opportunity, stated that PT SUCOFINDO currently conducts product certification for goods that are exported from Indonesia to Saudi Arabia in accordance with SASO (Saudi Arabian Standard Organization) standards, and is certainly ready for other testing(s).
Bachder then introduced several facilities and services owned by the Laboratory, among which include Environmental Chemistry, General Chemistry, Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals, Calibration, Technical and Mechanical, and Mineral and Coal testing.
Laboratory services which attracted the most attention was the halal testing laboratory, product and certification testing based on the Standar Nasional Indonesia (SNI) and other standards, telecommunication testing and medical equipment testing.
Bachder enunciated that with this visit, the Government of Saudi Arabia may directly see the capability of Sucofindo’s Laboratory, as to acquire trust to engage in a variety of quality testing which supports quality assurance as required by the SASO standard. In the hope of developing cooperation and supporting trade between Saudi Arabia and Indonesia.
Meanwhile, Anwar Tahir, Head of the SBU Laboratory of PT SUCOFINDO (PERSERO) mentioned that the Sucofindo Laboratory is supported by personnel and experts with licensed certificates which are recognized nationally and internationally. Aside from that Sucofindo’s laboratory has acquired ISO 17025 accreditation from the Komite Akreditasi Nasional (KAN), and has a laboratory network in 46 points throughout Indonesia.
SUCOFINDO is the first inspection company in Indonesia. A large amount of its shares, namely 95 percent is controlled by the state whilst the remaining 5 percent by the Societe General de Surveillance Holding SA (“SGS”).
SUCOFINDO itself was established on the 22nd of October 1956
SUCOFINO’s business started from trading activities namely from farming commodities, and the ensuring of the flow of goods and safeguarding of foreign exchange in the export – import sector.
In lieu of the development of the business world. SUCOFINDO conducts creative steps and offers new innovative services based on competency. The first service business owned by SUCOFINDO is in the cargo sector.
Then through analysis and innovation studies, SUCOFINDO diversified its services so that warehousing and forwarding services, analytical laboratories, industrial and marine engineering, and fumigation and industrial hygiene services were born.
The diversity of SUCOFINDO’s services is packaged in an integrated manner, a network of laboratories, branches and service points in various cities in Indonesia, and is supported by 4.275 professionals whom are experts in their fields
For more information, please contact:
PT SUCOFINDO (Persero)
Iwan Eddy Himawanto
Head of the Corporate Secretary Division
Telepon : +62 21 798 3666
Faksimili : +62 21 798 3888
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