A document which proves the good condition of the product just until its shipping.

Inspection certificate, sometimes called as the certificate of inspection or pre-shipment inspection certification, is a commerce deed utilized in global trade transactions, issued commonly by an independent inspection firm after conducting a detailed inspection, certifying whether the products are in question conform with the specs stated on the sales contract.

Companies specializing in the inspection of products at ports like the Swiss SGS or even the French Bureau Veritas have offices in the main exporting countries. Additionally, some companies specialize in inspections in certain countries like Asia Inspection in China and other Asian nations.