Country known as Horn of Africa, officially known as “Republic of Djibouti”. The Republic of Djibouti is predominantly inhabited by two ethnic groups, the Somali and the Afar people, with the former comprising most of the population. Djibouti is a multi-ethnic nation with a population of over 921,805 inhabitants (Smallest among the Africa). French and Arabic are the two official languages of Djibouti. About 94% of residents follow Islam, Djibouti is strategically located near some of the world’s busiest shipping lanes, controlling access to the Red Sea and Indian Ocean. The Republic of Djibouti is a member of – African Union, the Arab League, the Francophonie, Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Since the 2000s, Djiboutian authorities have also strengthened their relations with Turkey & multiple other European and Asian countries.

Djibouti benefits from its highly strategic location, Port, logistics and associated services remain the dominant economic activity. The country has very limited natural resources, industry, or agricultural potential. Nonetheless, it continues to post impressive results. In 2014, the economy achieved a growth rate of nearly 6%, according to estimates from the African Development Bank (ADB). While unemployment remains a challenge for the young & growing population, which is directly propositional to strong potential growth of the country. Foreign relations of Djibouti are handled by the Djiboutian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Djibouti maintains close relation with the governments of Somalia, Ethiopia, France, and the United States.

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Economic Sectors in djibouti

Djibouti’s economy is largely concentrated in the service & food sector. Commercial activities revolve around the country’s free trade policies and strategic location as a Red Sea transit point is an added advantage. Due to limited rainfall, vegetables and fruits are the principal production crops, and other food items to be imported from the allied countries. The GDP (purchasing power parity) in 2013 was estimated at $2.505 billion, with a real growth rate of 5% annually. Per capita income is around $2,874 (PPP). The services sector with its highest contribution constitute around 79.7% of the GDP, followed by industry at 17.3%, and agriculture at 3%.

In the March 2011, Djibouti was ranked the 177th safest investment destination in the world by Euromoney Country Risk rankings. To improve the environment for direct foreign investment, the Djibouti authorities in conjunction with various non-profit organizations have launched several development projects aimed at highlighting the country’s commercial potential. The government narrowed the process for private sector & introduced new policies for private sector; targeting high interest and inflation rates, including relaxing the tax burden on enterprises and allowing exemptions on consumption tax.

Why ISO Certification in djibouti?

With the great vision and new investments on variety of industries, Djibouti need to make its mark on the global market. ISO is a management tool which could be the start point for the domestic businesses to reach multiple other countries. Port being the biggest advantage for the country, ISO system in supply chain management would make the process refine and systematic. ISO 9001 Certification in Djibouti would benefit most of the entrepreneurs who are looking at global market. As ISO 9001 Certification is a primary certification that is applicable to all industries in Djibouti. It would be helpful for business in Djibouti to boost.

ISO 9001 Certifications in Djiboutian help boost the economy as it would establish them a confidence required to reach global market. ISO certifications in Djibouti would also enable to bridge the gap in technology as required in the global standard. Quality Management system would enable many industries to have a defined process that needs complete customer satisfaction. ISO 31000 services in Djibouti would help industries analyses the risks involved in the certification. Since food sector which includes many sectors of economic pillar like agriculture, manufacturing, tourism, wholesale and retailing. Food safety is a global concern and needs to be addressed immediately in Djibouti. ISO 22000 Certifications in Djibouti would help the farmers, processing units to meet the food safety required and reach across the world. ISO 22000 Certifications in Djibouti has too much demand as many countries in Asia and gulf are expanding their business to African countries. ISO 22000 certifications in Djibouti would help companies to integrate its demands of FSSC 22000 Certifications in Djibouti, HACCP Certification in Djibouti, GAP Certification in Djibouti, FSMS Compliance are some food related standards applicable in Djibouti. Integrating many ISO standards would help to achieve various requirements in one go and would result economical.

As we have our local representative in Djibouti, our consultant has certified many organization in and around Djibouti. ISO certification in Ali Sabieh, ISO certification in Arta, ISO certification in Djibouti City, ISO certification in Obock and ISO certification in Tadjourah are the major key areas of ISO certification in the country. As Djibouti is also looking at business outsourcing process in various business sectors ISO 27001 Certification in Djibouti would help to bring up the confidence in the business investors in Information security in Djibouti. ISO 20001-1 certifications in Djibouti would benefit in large scale for service providers and would also open new market for Djiboutian businessmen.

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Why CertPro for your ISO certification in djibouti?

CertPro with its Djiboutian partner, Société Djiboutienne des Certifications et d’Inspection (QUALIDJIB-SDCI). Having done multiple projects for both private and government companies, the expertise in delivering projects in a timely manner at an affordable cost has put us at the forefront of ISO certification in Djibouti. DJIBOUTI KEMPENSKI PALACE (DKP) for ISO 22000 Food Safety Management System, National Laboratory for Food Analysis (LANAA) for ISO 17025 Testing and Calibration, etc. are some of our esteemed customers.

 ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 22000, HACCP, ISO 50000 and ISO 27001, ISO 13485, ISO 17025. These are just a few of our successful implementations and certifications in Djibouti over the years.

Why are we the best?

  • As we have a our Local office in Djibouti and our consultant ensure you get all benefits of onsite and online consulting. Understand ISO in your native language (French).
  • Expertise in recommending the best cost-effective Certification Body to fit your needs. Thereby ensuring success to your ISO certification in Djibouti.
  • Experience in working with Djiboutian organizations of small-medium-large scale across various ISO standards.
  • Transparency in audits and certifications. No hidden charges or bribes at any stage.
  • A widespread network of associates in Djibouti, ensuring you support in the French & Arabic languages.
  • Cert Pro’s Business excellence can make your business global too.
  • Our state-of-the-art certifications will give you the ultimate competitive advantage.
  • Industry specific knowledge of our ISO consultants in Djibouti will optimize processes for your existing businesses.
  • Focus on risk management and customer satisfaction; direct tools to boost your revenues and reduce operational costs.
  • We at Cert Pro have a better understanding of the requirements of government tenders. Thereby assuring you of timebound success for your ISO certification in Djibouti.


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