International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
IEC Industry perpective

Governments/ International Organizations

Your perspective


Economic benefits

Supporting innovation


Supporting innovation

Technological innovation is industry’s business, and this is facilitated by International Standards.


The adoption of International Standards is a government’s business. In adopting International Standards as national standards, governments ensure that their countrys' industries benefits from all technological developments and innovations and stay competitive in the global market.