25,395 European Union standards are already being implemented in Albania. The General Directorate of Standardization says that year after year has increased the number of adopting international standards by replacing the Albanian ones with indicators and contemporary parameters that improve the competitive environment and increase the profit from Made in Albania products.
Only during 2018, 2604 standards were adopted. DPS cites in the annual report that 1096 standards adopted in Albania are published by CEN (European Committee for Standardization), 488 others by CENELEC (European Committee for Electro-technical Standardization) about 400 by ETSI (European Institute of Standardization in the field of Telecommunications), while 620 standards adopted as Albanian standards are international standards (ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and IEC (International Commission for Standardization in the field of Electrotechnics) .
News Source: ATA