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Number of certificates

What does ISO want to achieve with standards?

"Help companies" to access new markets ", facilitate free and fair global trade and level the playing field for developing countries"

Number of certificates compared by country

Over a 1,000,000 companies were certified in 2013.  Reference
Unfortunately, there is no international database with the number of companies.

In order to compare somewhat, the number of certificates in relation to gross domestic product is shown.

Move the cursor over the country to see the numbers.
Source  Iso Survey - World bank

Our conclusion

In countries that in recent year have emerged as export countries, ISO certification is widely used. Apparently ISO certification is a key for export. This is in accordance with ISO's goals.

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