5 Share of Pakistan Exports covered by Conformity Assessment Support Percentage10090Fisheries & Electrical80Leather 7%Agro-Foods10%706050Textiles70%40302010Product TypeTotal Value of Exports 2005/06 = US$16.6 billion
6 The National Quality Policy & Plan visualized the establishment of a credible MSTQ and conformity system in Pakistan. This one included the strengthening of the component organization in the country.The MoST organization included.PSQCAPNACPCSIRNPSLPCRWR
7 TRTA SUPPORT TO PNACThe approval of NQP&P conceded with the initiation of the TRTA programme in 2004, with generous support of EU.
10 Establishment of Consumer Liaison Office (CLO) TRTA ACHIEVEMENTSA. Conformity assessment services covering standardization, certification, calibration and accreditation.PSQCA:Establishment of Consumer Liaison Office (CLO)Establishment of Systems Certification Body (SCB)Establishment of WTO National Enquiry Point (NEP) on standards and technical regulationsPreparation of the Microbiology Testing Lab for accreditationAssisting pilot companies to develop the documentation and self-declaration of CE Marking: Sport Goods, Surgical Instruments, Home appliances, Electric Fans & Cutlery
11 PNACUpgrading PNAC to meet the needs for accrediting conformity assessment bodiesISO requirements for the Competence of Calibration and Testing LaboratoriesISO criteria for the operation of various types of bodies performing inspectionISO requirements for Bodies Operating Assessment and Certification/Registration of Quality Systems. ISO Guide 62.NPSL:Upgrading NPSL labs for mass, dimensional, volume, pressure, temperature and electrical quantities developedProvision of state-of-the-art metrology equipment. E1 Class Weights (national reference standard for mass) and mass comparator.
12 B. Laboratory Accreditation The TRTA support provided in strengthening this area included:Preparation of the 19 testing labs for accreditation by providing:Expert advice on lab layout, testing activities and quality documentationTechnical literature and manualsReference culturesParticipation in international PT schemesInitial assessments by Norwegian Accreditation (NA)Accreditation of labs by NA expected by September
13 Successor EC-TRTA Programme RequirementsTo improve Capacity to develop national and international standard by PSQCAStrengthening of National Enquiry PointStrengthening Consumer Liaison Office (CLO) to enable consumer participation in standard setting and comparative product testingTo operate credible product and system certification schemesActivitiesProvision of technical advisory servicesTraining of staffProvision of technical advisory services in information management and disseminationSupport towards improvement of NEP as notification service provider as per WTO requirementsTraining of staff in information systemsLinkage of NEP with ISO information systemTraining of CLO staffPromote consumer-government-private sector involvementTraining of external auditors in management systemsPilot application (training and consultancy) of the management systems in selected enterprises in ISO 9000, ISO 14000, ISO 22000, SA 8000 and EUREPGAPPool of external auditors developed for Pakistan System Certification Body (PSCB) in ISO 9000, ISO 14000, ISO 22000, SA 8000 and EUREPGAPProvision of technical advisory services to improve the product certification schemeContd…
14 CE marking on export products covering sport goods, surgical instruments, home appliance and electric fansProvision of technical advisory services in CE MarkingTraining of industry personnelEnterprises engaged in placement of CE mark on products through self-declaration of conformitySupport towards establishment of Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing lab in PakistanContd…
15 Internationally traceable national measurement (metrology) and calibration services availed in PakistanNational accreditation system becomes internationally recognized through conclusion of Mutual Recognition Arrangements (MRAs) of PNAC with ILAC and IAFProvision of metrology equipmentTraining of metrologistsAccreditation of metrology labs for mass, dimensional, volume, pressure, temperature and electrical measurements.Provision of technical advisory services training of staff Support towards pool of external assessors for accreditation of: Laboratories Certification Bodies Inspection AgenciesSupport towards operation of National PT Scheme in Pakistan Support for international recognition of PNAC through conclusion of MRAsContd…
16 Impact of services of accredited labs identified Internationally recognized accreditation achieved by testing labs in Pakistan enhancing sector-based export product diversificationImpact of services of accredited labs identifiedIdentification of new testing labs for Accreditation (PARC, PCSIR, PSQCA, PCRWR, WAPDA labs etc.)Preparation of labs for accreditation by providing:Expert advice on lab layout, testing activities and quality documentationTechnical literature and manualsReference cultures and CRMsParticipation in internationalPT schemesAccreditation of labs by internationally recognized accreditation bodySurveillance visits and expansion of scopes of accreditationSupport the marketing and commercialization of services of accredited labsPromote the establishment of cooperation partnerships with international development organizations.
17 EXPORTS TO EU % OF TOTAL Market 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 TEXTILES EU 30.339.440.839.138.3LEATHER46.056.354.955.147.5AGRO-PROCESSING188.8.131.52.15.4FISHERIES9.531.125.924.9
18 GoP INPUTS PCSIR/ NPSL Project Title Cost (Million Rs.)PCSIR Industrial Linkage Programme (Food, Textile, Material Sciences, Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals)Upgradation/ Strengthening of Minerals & Metallurgy Research Centre (MMRC) of PCSIR to Pakistan Institute of Technology for Minerals & Advanced Engineering Materials (PITMAEM), Lahore.Establishment of Precision Mechanical & Instrument Technology Centre at PCSIR Campus Lahore.Establishment of Technical Training Centre for Precision Mechanics & Instrument Technology at PCSIR Campus, Peshawar.Development and operation proficiency testing program.36.14Upgradation/ BMR of NPSL, Islamabad.Establishment of patent Advisory cell at PCSIR24.065Contd…
19 Balancing ,Modernization and Refurbishment (BMR) of PCSIR Laboratories Lahore Renovation and Upgradation of Existing Infrastructure of PCSIR Labs Peshawar .
20 PNAC Project Title Cost (Million Rs.)Pakistan National Accreditation Council (PNAC) (Revised), Islamabad.59.622Crash Awareness and Training Programme in the field of Quality Management (Revised), PNAC.23.65Establishment of National Quality Policy and Plan Implementation Cell (NQP&PIC), PNAC24.27National External Quality Assurance Programme Pakistan (NEQAPP) (a proficiency testing programme of clinical laboratories), AFIP. Rawalpindi.31.766Awareness Raising & Training on Conformity Assessment, Quality & Productivity, PNAC22.086
21 PSQCA Project Title Cost (Million Rs.)Accreditation and Strengthening of Labs Facilities at TSC/PSQCA, Lahore35.00Extension of PSQCA Services-Establishment of System Certification Centre at Standards Development Centre (SDC), Lahore7.00Construction of Offices/Laboratories of Pakistan Standards & Quality Control Authority, Karachi.163.17Construction of PSQCA Office and Laboratories at Peshawar (N.W.F.P.)31.05Accreditation & strengthen of lab facilities at LahorePurchase of Lab Equipment/Provision of Furniture and Fixture for PSQCA Labs Complex, Karachi.Establishment of Consumer Liaison Office at Standards Development Centre (SDC) arranged under Trade Related Assistance (TRTA) Programme of UNIDO/European Union, PSQCA6.00
23 AIMSThe National Quality Policy & Plan aims at strengthening the national quality infrastructure to achieve accelerated economic growth, export enhancement, ensure supply of safe and quality products in the market at competitive prices and contribute towards environment protection
24 OBJECTIVESGOVERNMENT’S COMMITMENT TO CREATE A QUALITY ENVIRONMENT (Rs m)DEVELOPMENT OF A STRONG QUALITY INFRASTRUCTURE ( m)IMPROVEMENT OF PRUDUCT QUALITY & SERVICES (Rs m).PRODUCTIVITY IMPROPVEMENT THROUGH TRANINHG AND EDUCATION (RS m )TECHNOLOGY UPGRADATION IN KEY SECTORS (Rs m)AWARENESS RAISING & DEVELOPMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (Rs m)PROOTECTION OF THE CONSUMERS’ RIGHTDS (Rs m)SPECIFIC PROJECTS (Rs m)Rs M (10.00) billion approx.
25 IMPORTANT PROGRAMMES Technical Regulations and enforcement Training and educationTechnology UpgradationInnovation and R&DAwards schemesStrengthening of MSTQ infrastructureConsumer protectionAwareness raisingInformation Centers