Keeping up with the vision of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for enhancing the process of comprehensive and sustainable development in our precious Kingdom, and in line with the rapid development and changes at the national, regional and international levels, Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) seeks to provide consumers with the best services, maintain their health and safety and develop and update Saudi standards and technical regulations continuously in order to protect Saudi markets from counterfeit, low-quality and fraudulent products, in addition to supporting the national economy.
We look forward to taking more steps in the coming period towards the development of SASO's laboratories, improvement of our technical staff and enhancement of quality, measurement and calibration activities, in addition to broadening the scope of standards and technical regulations to cover most of the goods and products to achieve consumer's safety and prevent commercial fraud
SASO also seeks to strengthen cooperation and coordination with concerned government sectors and different sectors benefitting from standardization, quality and calibration activities as well as mutual recognition. Moreover, SASO makes its utmost efforts to keep up with the scientific and technical development related to different standardization fields and to serve the comprehensive, balanced development that will contribute, eventually, to the achievement of SASO's vision: to be an excellent referential body in the field of standards, measurement and quality at the national, regional and international levels. In addition, such efforts aim at enabling SASO to achieve the goals determined in its mission to protect consumers, public health, safety and environemnt and ensure the public interest by publishing standards and activating and implementing quality, measurement and calibration systems
Based on its strong belief in the importance of communicating with consumers to upgrade its services, SASO welcomes any suggestions and comments that contribute to the improvement of its services and boost the work environment to cope with the blessed development process and meet the requirements of the fruitful economical change during this significant period of the history of our generous Kingdom, leaded by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Allah protect him.
His Excellency Dr. Saad bin Othman Alkasabi