Ministry Milestones

Enhancing Consumer Protection

Description Enhanced consumer protection by standardising a system of weighing and measuring instruments to meet local and international standards
2013
  • 8 patterns of weighing and measuring instruments approved 
  • 275,645 weighing and measuring instruments at strategic national installations verified 
Current Status
  • 29 patterns of weighing and measuring instruments approved 
  • 344,349 weighing and measuring instruments at strategic national installations verified 
Progress
  • 21 additional patterns of weighing and measuring instruments approved 
  • 68,704 additional weighing and measuring instruments at strategic national installations verified 
  • 542 County Government standards of measurement calibrated 
Impact
  1. Consumer protection through right measurements ensured 
  2. Improved international standards compliance by local exports 
  3. Increased export earnings 

Enhancing Consumer Protection

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