Karachi, May 24, 2016 (PPI-OT):PSQCA has constituted market surveillance teams in different regions of the country which are actively working on subject matter and taking appropriate steps including seizing of plants on observation of non-compliance to the requisite Quality and Safety Standards of mandatory items.
These are being regulated through continuous open market surveillance as per conformity Assessment Rules (CA) of PSQCA against the standard parameters and requirements of relevant Pakistan this was stated by Director General Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) Mr. Muhammad Khalid Siddique during his address to KPK Chamber of Commerce and Industry Peshawar, he announce to establishment of two labs Physical Labs at PSQCA Peshawar and Electrical Labs at PSQCA Peshawar.
He added that these labs will be operational very soon and after testing from these labs there will be no need for further Q.C checks on products of Industries. He announced that PSQCA is the back bone of Pakistan economy in present WTO regime to facilitate the business community and update them about WTO latest notifications Establishment of WTO Enquiry point at Peshawar has also be announced.
KPK Chambers president Mr. Zulfiqar Khan stressed that there should be PSQCA Directorate with its headquarters at Peshawar. He also emphasized the need of adequate logistic support to PSQCA Peshawar. He appreciated the services delivered by PSQCA Peshawar and paid tributes to Dy Director Incharge PSQCA for promoting efficiently the QC culture in the region.
The session was attended by Mr. Zulfiqar Khan President Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Hammad Khan vice president, Mr. Zahidullah Shinwari Executive member and Ex-president were also present on the occasion. Apart from that Haji Akhter and respectable members of the chamber and elites of the city and members of the business community of KPK were present in large number.
For more information, contact:
Jawaid Hussain Siddiqui
Media Adviser, PSQCA
Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority
Government of Pakistan
(Ministry of Science and Technology)
Cell No. 0333-2266957
Tel: (92-21) 99206546
Fax: (92-21) 99203919