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Kuwait

General information

In Kuwait KUCAS certification is mandatory. Through our business partner in Kuwait we are able to apply for the  KUCAS mark in an efficient and timely manner on your behalf based on DEKRA test results.

Technical information

Voltage 240V
Frequency 50Hz
C Plugtype
G Plugtype

Certification mark(s)

Certification

Facts

DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Kuwait
Language Arabic (official), English widely spoken
Currency Dinar (KWD)
Area total: 17,820 sq km
Population 2,595,628
Time UTC+3
GDP Value: $144.3 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 59
Export volume Value: $65.03 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 43
Export commodities oil and refined products, fertilizers
Import volume Value: $20.36 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 70
Import commodities food, construction materials, vehicles and parts, clothing
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IECEE member No
CB scheme member (NCB) No
Applicable standards IEC - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

Kuwait Conformity Assessment Scheme (KUCAS) Based on:

Technical Inspection Report (RTIR) for one shipment

Technical Evaluation Report (RTER) for frequent shipment

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

 RegulatoryCertificationMark
Safety Mandatory Mandatory KUCAS
EMC Please contact DEKRA for further information related to EMC regulations
Energy Efficiency Please contact DEKRA for further information related to Energy Efficiency regulations