China factory audits are frequently required by product importer. AiT factory audits are the best way to evaluate your potential supplier’s reliability and capabilities and quality level – before you place your first order.
Types of China Factory Audits:
1. Factory evaluation;
2. QA system evaluation;
3. Ethical evaluation;
4. Customs – Trade Partnership Against Terrorism evaluation (C-TPAT);
Manufacturing Audits allow you to accurately assess the capabilities of a manufacturer before placing an order , on the basis of our report, you can decide whether the factory is suitable for your products and business or not.
Clients decide what features will be assessed. AiT performs factory audits among these main categories :
Supplier Code of Conduct:
Health and Safety
Quality control system
Communication, Documentation control
The following are examples of some of the aspects that may be evaluated in the factory audit(this list is not exhaustive) :
Number of employees / workers in the production process
Skills of workers
Different machines, how many assembly lines available
Ensuring the ability of the factory to manufacture the products that clients request
Structure of the factory as well as identification of the owner of the factory
Social accountability standards assessment such as child labour, working hours, disciplinary practices.