In Russian Federation, Belarus and in Kazakhstani are expected different certificate, which is named gost certification. Gost certification of conformity attesting the conformity of manufacturing with standard and safety criteria founded for the production of Standards in the Russian Federation. GOST accreditation is the equivalent to the ISO level, but it is needed just in the Customs Union markets -> http://www.certificator.eu/en/Certification/GOST-R.html.
The document completely agrees with the properties and quality of the product, which are characterized in the normative and law records. The object, which has been licensed, indicates its trustworthiness and has better possibilities to raise demand from the purchasers.
The document of conformity is given by the government which are accredited by GOSSTANDART of Russian Federation. The basis for the issuance of the GOST-R document is a protocol of studies carried out by certified laboratories. Depending on the type of production occasionally, there are needed extra certificates or documents, such as fire safety certificate or state registration of the product.
Generally There are two sorts of certificates, depending on the demand. The 1st document is given for production batch. It is a GOST R conformity certification for a one portion of (supply) manufacturing. The second document is provided for the big industries which would like to trade goods for many years. The GOST R Serial Certificate can be issued for 1, two, three or five years. Exportation is powerful market branch. Nonetheless, every nation can establish own standards and Russia definitely does it.