In order to develop and manage the company better, our company passed the ISO 9001:2018 quality management system certification in October 2014. ISO 9001 standard is a scientific summary of the quality management practice experience of many developed countries in the world, which is universal and instructive. Implementing the ISO 9001 standard can promote the improvement and perfection of the quality management system of the organization, and play a good role in promoting international economic and trade activities, eliminating technical barriers to trade and improving the management level of the organization. To sum up, there are mainly the following aspects of the role and significance:
1. Implementing ISO 9001 standards is conducive to improving product quality, protecting consumers'interests and enhancing product credibility.
It is undoubtedly the most effective protection for consumers'interests to establish quality management system according to ISO 9001 standard, and promote enterprises to continuously improve products and processes through the effective application of the system, so as to realize the stability and improvement of product quality. It also increases the credibility of consumers' choosing qualified suppliers'products.
2. Improving the Management Ability of Enterprises
The ISO 9001 standard encourages enterprises to adopt a process approach in the formulation and implementation of quality management systems, through the identification and management of numerous interrelated activities, as well as systematic management and continuous monitoring and control of these activities, in order to achieve products acceptable to customers. In addition, the quality management system provides a framework for continuous improvement to increase customer (consumer) and other stakeholders'satisfaction. Therefore, the ISO 9001 standard provides an effective way to effectively improve the management ability of enterprises and enhance the market competitiveness.
3. Effective Continuous Improvement of Enterprises and Continuous Satisfaction of Customers'Needs and Expectations
Customers'needs and expectations are constantly changing, which prompts enterprises to continuously improve their products and processes. The requirements of quality management system provide an effective way for enterprises to improve their products and processes.
4. Promoting International Trade and Eliminating Technical Barriers
In international economic and technological cooperation, the ISO 9001 standard is regarded as the technical basis for mutual recognition, and the ISO 9001 quality management system certification system is also recognized internationally and incorporated into the conformity assessment process. The World Trade Organization/Technical Barrier Agreement (WTO/TBT) is one of a series of agreements reached by WTO. It involves technical regulations, standards and conformity assessment procedures. Implementing the ISO 9001 standard provides a common international language and criteria for international economic and technological cooperation. Achieving the certification of quality management system has become a powerful weapon for participating in domestic and international trade and enhancing competitiveness. Therefore, the implementation of ISO 9001 standards has played a very positive role in eliminating technical barriers and trade barriers.