Mandatory Gost R certification for cement in Russia

Gost r cementFrom March 7th 2016 the certification for cements sold in Russia became mandatory. In fact before that date all cements in Russia were not required to attain a certification before to be sold import and sold in Russia, although most of producers went through a voluntary Gost R process of certification.

The Gost R mandatory certificate is applicable to the following products:

  • Portland cement;
  • Aluminous cement;
  • Slag cement;
  • Super sulphate cement and similar hydraulic cements.