List of Product Lab Testing Companies in Vietnam: Our Top 10 Picks

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Lab Testing Companies Vietnam

As more buyer’s shift production to Vietnam, the need for in-country product lab testing keeps growing. In this guide, we’ve listed both international and local testing companies offering compliance testing services for various product categories – including electronics, clothing & textiles, food, plastics, and much more.

Disclaimer: We are not affiliated with any of the companies listed in this guide. We have selected these companies based on their claimed product scope, history, certification, and capabilities.

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Quatest 3

Quatest 3 is designated by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) of Vietnam as a professional lab testing and accredited body. Quatest 3’s services cover a wide range of products and industries, including consumer goods, electronics, and microbiological fields.

Endorsed by the national scientific institute of Vietnam, Quatest 3’s product testing compliance services are recognized by ASEAM Reference Laboratory (ARL), and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

The company also cooperates with worldly recognized conformity assessment organizations such as UL, CQC, JQA, NEMKO, TUV SUD PSB, K-Petro, and KTL.

Covered Product Categories

  • Consumer goods
  • Electrical and electronics
  • Construction
  • Food and agriculture

Services

  • Plastic products testing
  • Electronic products testing
  • Rubber products testing
  • Aids for processing food testing
  • Microbiology testing
  • Food additives testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 1975
  • Locations in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

HQ Address: 49 Pasteur Street, Nguyen Thai Binh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

SGS Vietnam

SGS set up its first branch office in Ho Chi Minh City in 1989. Over the past 3 decades, the company opened several other branches in Haiphong, Cam Pha, Can Tho, and Hanoi.

Just like the other of its facilities across the globe, SGS Vietnam provides testing, inspection, verification, auditing, and certification services to most of the industries in Vietnam, touches upon products like electronics, consumer goods, packaging materials, juvenile products, textiles, medical devices, construction materials, and others.

SGS services in Vietnam are supported by more than 600 professional workers, including scientists, technicians, and administrative personnel.

Additionally, SGS Vietnam offers technical assistance aiding companies in all sizes of projects, providing services like factory quality assessment, regulatory advisory services, training, and private label support.

Covered Product Categories

  • Footwear
  • Textiles
  • Toys
  • Cosmetics
  • Personal care products
  • Household products
  • Electrical appliances

Services

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 1989
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Haiphong, Cam Pha, Can Tho, Hanoi

HQ Address: 198 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

UL VS Vietnam

UL (Underwriter Laboratories) opened up its testing facility in Ho Chi Minh City in 2016, in order to capture the expanding market demand for testing and quality assurance services for all sorts of consumer products in Vietnam, particularly for textiles, apparel, footwear, and toys.

The testing facility in Ho Chi Minh City covers an area of 1,300 square meters and is treated as a strategic regional hub for UL in the South East Asia Department, offering services such as lab testing, pre marketed product research, regulatory consultation, quality assurance and inspection, supply chain management to manufacturers and exporters.

In addition, UL VS Vietnam has formed an alliance with Quatest 3, one of the largest government-appointed lab testing company in Vietnam, in order to share expertise and strengthen cooperation in the field of product research and development.

Covered Product Categories

  • Apparels and textiles
  • Accessories
  • Footwear
  • Toys and children’s products

Services

  • Flammability testing
  • Durability testing
  • Performance testing
  • Chemical emissions testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 2016
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

HQ Address: Lot C5, Conurbation 2, Cat Lai Industrial Zone, Thanh My Loi Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

TÜV SÜD Vietnam

TÜV SÜD Vietnam is a branch of the German company TÜV SÜD, which was established in the year of 2003 in Hanoi. The core capabilities of TÜV SÜD Vietnam is providing testing, inspection, and sourcing services for toys, general merchandise, textile, footwear, and leather products.

Over the course of a decade, TÜV SÜD Vietnam has expanded to some strategically important Vietnamese cities in order to seize the rapidly growing emerging markets and industries, opening representative offices and laboratories in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Hung Yen providing training, business consulting services for both consumer goods.

Covered Product Categories

  • Textiles
  • Footwear
  • Leather products
  • Toys

Services

  • Chemical analytical testing
  • Flammability testing
  • Mechanical and physical testing
  • Colorfastness testing
  • Safety and performance testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 2003
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Hung Yen

HQ Address: Level 3, 4, Bohemia Saigon Building, Lo III-26, Kenh Muoi Chin Thang Nam, Phuong Tay Thanh, Quan Tan Phu, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Intertek Vietnam

Intertek had its first Vietnamese laboratory in 1998. Since then, Intertek has maintained stable growth and has more than 10 laboratories and representative offices across Vietnam.

The scope of business in Vietnam includes providing product assessment services such as lab testing, factory auditing, random inspection, and certification for toys, furniture, textiles, footwear, seafood, and agriculture.

Covered Product Categories

  • Furniture
  • Textiles
  • Footwear
  • Toys
  • Seafood and food

Services

  • Chemical testing
  • Flammability testing
  • UV Light accelerated testing
  • Hydrostatic testing
  • Drying rate testing
  • Water vapor permeability testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 1998
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Cantho, Van Phong, Da Nang, Hai Phong

HQ Address: S.O.H.O Biz Office Building, No. 38 Huynh, Lan Khanh St., Ward 2, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Modern Testing Services Vietnam

Modern Testing Services (MTS) was established in 2006 in Massachusetts, US. The company later stationed a branch office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

MTS Vietnam mainly provides lab testing for consumer products, primarily analyzing the elements and performance of the products from a mechanical and chemical standpoint.

In 2018, MTS Vietnam’s testing services was recognized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam.

Covered Product Categories

  • Textiles
  • Toys
  • Children’s apparels
  • Children’s furniture
  • Leatherwear
  • Kitchen products
  • Rubbery products

Services

  • Leathery ane textile product testing
  • Food contact material testing
  • Mechanical performance testing

Company Information

  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

HQ Address: Lot II-12, Cluster 4, Group CN II, Road 19/5A, Tan Binh Industrial Park, Tay Thanh Ward, Tan Phu District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Eurofins Vietnam

Eurofins is a product assessment third party laboratory from Europe. Eurofins Vietnam provides services including consumer product testing, food, and food contact material testing, environment testing, factory inspections, and regulatory consulting services for retailers, brand owners, manufacturers, importers, and distributors.

In 2015, Eurofins bought a majority stake in Vietnam’s biggest food testing company, EDC-HD, which facilitates Eurofins’ rapid entry into the market.

Eurofins Vietnam is capable of providing lab testing services for a comprehensive category of products covering a large array of industries, according to the requirement of the US and EU industrial standards.

Covered Product Categories

  • Textiles
  • Leatherwear
  • Furniture
  • Seafood and food
  • Electronics

Services

  • REACH testing
  • RoHS testing
  • ASTM Standards testing
  • ANSI Standards testing
  • EN Standards testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 2015
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

HQ Address: 1/4 Tan Thoi Nhat 18 Street, Tan Thoi Nhat Ward, District 12, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Kotiti Vietnam

Kotiti is a lab testing, consumer product research, and development agency, and accreditation institute from Korea. In particular, Kotiti has been actively conducting research in the textile industry regarding spinning technology, application of eco-friendly materials, wearable electronics, novel test methods, which made Kotiti an expert in the field of the textile industry.

Kotiti Vietnam as a subsidiary of Kotiti, and was established in the year of 2013, offering professional lab testing services for a wide range of products, including textiles, jewelry, furniture, and more products, with textile testing services remaining to be the most important business sector of the company.

Covered Product Categories

  • Textiles
  • Jewelry
  • Furniture
  • Footwear
  • Cosmetics
  • Electronics
  • Kitchenware

Services

  • Hazardous substances testing
  • Functionality testing
  • KOLAS testing (Korean)
  • Physical and chemical testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 2015
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City

HQ Address: 36 Tay Thanh Street, Tay Thanh Ward, Tan Phu District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

CTC Vietnam

CTC Groupe is a professional leatherwear lab testing company from France established in 1899. CTC started to explore the Vietnamese market in the 1990s, offering consulting and technical aids to leather manufacturers, retailers, private brands, and other parties, including chemical, and physical testing services, professional training, product design, manufacturing advice, auditing, quality insurance, and quality inspection.

Covered Product Categories

  • Leathery sportswear
  • Leathery consumer goods
  • Leathery luxury articles

Services

  • Physical and chemical testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 1991
  • Location in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Haiphong, Danang

HQ Address: 5th Floor, Yoco Building, No 41 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Str., Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

DT & C Vina

DT & C Vina is a Vietnamese company that specializes in offering testing and certification service for electronic and electric devices. DT & C helps SME and well-established companies improving product quality competitiveness and offers solutions and regulatory advice to enter into the market.

Covered Product Categories

  • Electronics products
  • Electrical appliances
  • Radio equipment devices

Services

  • Household appliances testing
  • LED lighting testing
  • ICT equipment testing

Company Information

  • Year of Registration: 2000
  • Location in Vietnam: Hanoi

HQ Address: Lot 01A-RD02; R&D Zone; Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park, Km 29, Thang Long Highway, Thach That, Hanoi, Vietnam

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  • 6 Responses to “List of Product Lab Testing Companies in Vietnam: Our Top 10 Picks

    1. Ha at 5:54 pm

      Do you know any lab that can test UN bags in Vietnam?

    2. Ngoc Le at 7:47 am

      I wonder why there’s no info about Bureau Veritas, with their capability and capacity in VNM will be most helpful as it’s covered almost markets and products. The missing info is not a benefit for people in need. It can be found on ista.org or cpsia.govt of USA government.

      1. Fredrik Gronkvist at 12:22 pm

        Hi Ngoc,

        We don’t claim to list every single lab in Vietnam. We will likely add more labs in the future.

        1. Raj at 5:16 pm

          Hi,

          Good Morning!!

          We are the largest hand tool market in the world, we are looking for hand tools testing and approval labs in Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Mexico and Indonesia.

          Hand tools in specific mean…

          1. Pliers.
          2. Screwdrivers.
          3. Hack Saw Blades with Frames.
          4. Wood Chisels.
          5. Pipe Wrenches.
          6. Spanners.
          7. Hammers etc…

          Please let us know how can we work together in testing and qualifying the above products.

          Regards,

          Raj. SMB.

          India.

    3. Tony Robson at 6:13 pm

      We want to use your test facility on PP injection moulded containers we buy from a manufacturer in HCM testing overall migration for compliance with EU No. 2020/1254 Plastic Materials and articles intended to come into contact with food

    4. Bui Huong Giang at 1:07 pm

      Bureau Veritas is the best.

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