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).

Transparent, Straightforward and All-Inclusive

  • Approval sample handling
  • Service preparation: protocol, checklist
  • Service coordination with your supplier
  • Transport within our coverage area
  • Meals, working hours
  • Initial report & final report
  • Inspection certificate
  • Online posting and archiving of all reports
  • Production sample collection at the factory
  • Supervisor assistance
  • Customer service manager support
  • Quality department assistance

 

Standard services

  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
Factory Audits
Supplier qualification audit $298 all-inclusive $398 + travel expenses (if applicable)
Other factory audits $596 + travel expenses $796 + travel expenses

Service standard conditions

  • Bookings should be completed two Business days prior to the service date before 2 p.m.
  • Edition or cancellation of the booking is possible until 1 Business day prior to the service date before 9 a.m.
  • Business day refers to working days in China: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Time reference is China Standard Time.

 

Special services

Product testing & certification Contact us
Automotive (inspections and audits) Contact us

 

Options available

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.

Late Booking

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;

 

 

 

 

 

Payment Options

We accept payment through PayPal, all major Credit Cards (Visa, MC, EC, Maestro, Amex, Discover) and TT. For all details, please read our Terms and Conditions.