Our audits and inspections prices are all-inclusive within our coverage area; calculated based on the number of inspectors and days of inspection: man-day. Most inspections require 1 man-day. It can vary depending on the inspected sampling size, the number of references and the complexity of your product(s).
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|China, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Pakistan, Turkey||Rest of Asia|
|Inspections (per man-day)||$298 all-inclusive||$398 all-inclusive|
|Pre-production inspection, During production inspection, Pre-shipment inspection, Container loading supervision, Production monitoring, Defect sorting|
|Supplier qualification audit||$298 all-inclusive||$398 + travel expenses (if applicable)|
|Other factory audits||$596 + travel expenses||$796 + travel expenses|
Service standard conditions
|Product testing & certification||Contact us|
|Automotive (inspections and audits)||Contact us|
|Same-Day Reporting : US$30 per report
This service is available for inspections in China only. Please note that we offer same-day Pre-Results free of charge upon request. To know more about this option, please visit this post explaining why inspection reports are now delivered the next day.
Express Service (D*-1): US$30
Bookings completed between 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. (D-1) prior to service date, incur US$30 Express Service fee.
Same Day Inspection (D*): US$100
Bookings completed between 6 p.m. (D-1) and 8:00 a.m on the day of the service, incur US$100 Same Day Inpsection fee. Conditions apply.
|Late Cancellation: US$100
Cancellations and changes made during the Business day* preceding the service date incur 100 USD late cancellation fee. Cancellations and changes made after 6 p.m. the Business day* preceding the service date cannot be accepted and incur the full price of the order. Unavoidable third party costs incurred will be charged to the client's account.
|Collection of Samples: Free of Charge
Our inspectors can collect samples of your products during our service and send them to you or any party you designate (Laboratory...) via your courier account.
|Sunday & Holidays: US$100 per man-day
We are flexible but need to share additional costs with you if you need our staff to work during official local holidays or Sunday (Friday in Bangladesh). FYI, in most Asian countries, working during official holidays is possible when employees get 3 times their normal salary.
|Nighttime overtime: US$50 per hour
Applicable if the inspector needs to stay after hours (after 5:30 pm) at the inspection site to wait for late production, to supervise late container loading or to implement the necessary corrective actions for some urgent shipments. Of course, we will first inform you about those special situations in order to get your approval to work overtime.
|Western Inspectors & Western experts: starts from additional US$100 per MD + travel expenses
Currently available for inspections in China only. Please contact us in advance to book quality control inspections with this option, so we can smoothly arrange our inspectors' schedules and confirm the right inspection date with your vendor.
|*D refers to Business day: working days in China are Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm.
Time reference is China Standard Time;
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