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April 2022 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following surveillance and evaluation visits but please be aware that these may be subject to change:

Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre Certification Ltd. (HKORC) April 19th Schemes:  IFOAM & ISO/IEC 17065.

IFC GLOBAL Sertifikasyon Muayene ve Eğitim Hizmetleri Anonim Şirketi.  April 1st Scheme: Textile Exchange.

SGS International Certification Services Ibérica, S.A.U. April 4-6th Scheme: Textile Exchange.

MS Agroland Services Pvt. Ltd., India. (Agrocert) April 4th and 20-22nd Schemes: COR & ISO/IEC 17065.

KIWA Sativa – Unipessoal, Lda. April 5th Brazil, Scheme: COR.

SGS-CSTC Standards Technical Services Co., Ltd. April 4-12th Scheme: Textile Exchange.

Organic Farmers & Growers C.I.C. (OF & G) April 28-29th Scheme: NATRUE.

IFC Global April 11th Scheme: COSMOS.

Servicio de Certificación CAAE, S.L. (Unipersonal) (CAAE) April 26-28th Scheme: COSMOS.

APCER – Associação Portuguesa de Certificação, April 19-21st Schemes: GOTS & Textile Exchange.

COSMECERT S.A.S.U. April 20th Brazil, Scheme: COSMOS.

Doalnara Certified Organic Korea, LLC (DCOK) April 26-29th   Schemes: IFOAM & ISO/IEC 17065.


The IOAS publicise these assessment and surveillance site visits to increase accreditation transparency.

If you would like to comment on the performance of these CBs on issues relevant to their evaluation, please contact the IOAS at

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU

Organic Textiles

GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic Cosmetics


Sustainable Agriculture


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

Accredited Bodies

Certification Body Database

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