TÜV SÜD PSB Vietnam Co. Ltd. was first set up in September 2006 as a representative office of TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific. It provided specialized testing, certification and inspection services for product safety and quality; management system certification, training, audit services and technical consultancy through TÜV SÜD’s related companies in the Asia Pacific region.
Since 1 January 2008, TÜV SÜD PSB Vietnam has been converted to a full-licensed office, capable of providing the full range of testing, inspection and certification services. Located in Ho Chi Minh City, it opened its first lab in Vietnam in May 2010 to provide softlines, food and chemical testing services. TÜV SÜD PSB Vietnam is the first certification body in Vietnam able to provide TL9000 version 4.0 and ISO 27001: 2005 certification service. It is also the first in TÜV SÜD PSB ASEAN to offer GlobalGAP – Rice base module certification services.
TÜV SÜD PSB is an internationally recognised testing and certification body, with over 40 years of experience providing testing, management systems assessment and certification services. Being an established and recognised testing body, its test reports and product certification marks are well-accepted by manufacturers, third-party buyers and government authorities worldwide. It was the first certification body in Asia to introduce ISO 9000 as a basis of quality system certification and also the first Asian certification body to offer ISO/TS 16949 automotive certification in the ASEAN region.