The proof to your promise

With an extensive track record and presence in over 80 countries, we have expertise in certifications, inspections, laboratory services, pest control and risk management, providing peace of mind, and trustworthy worldwide trade. Welcome to our global website.

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Quantity, quality and safety assured
Certification programs and audits
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Launching partnership to foster sustainable agriculture

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Case-study: How to save rice?

Implementing advanced pest control measures

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Worldwide reach

Global coverage, local knowledge

For decades Control Union has offered peace of mind to many supply chains in businesses and industries around the globe. We are always nearby. In 80+ countries and with more than 274 offices worldwide we provide solutions and ‘boots on the ground’.
Our in-depth knowledge and experience covers all aspects of the supply- and value chain in many industries. Check out our story.

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Years of experience
Countries we operate in
Offices and labs

Our sustainability promise

We strive for a better, safer, more efficient and more sustainable world. Together with our suppliers, partners, clients and employees, our aim is to lower our emissions to create a healthier environment. The 2022 Dare to Care policy is our group’s overarching sustainability strategy. Under this policy, our group is committed to sustainable development in the key areas below:



Continuously create an inclusive, safe and supportive work environment for all our people



Minimize, as much as possible, the negative environmental impact of our business



Play a proactive role in the sustainable development of our society with countless forms of engagement


Corporate governance

Preserve the transparency and integrity of our corporate governance


European Commodities Exchange – Warsaw

In 2023, the Grain and Feed Chamber will host the 63rd edition of the European Commodities Exchange (ECE), which will be held for the first time in Central- Eastern Europe, Poland. Control Union will be there. Please visit our booth!

European commodity exchange Warsaw 2023

Help us make the world a better place. 
Join our team!

Make a difference and grow your career together with our clients.
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Once upon a time in the CU career of…

Liem Nguyen (37) – Vietnam

“When CU was looking for a new manager for its Lab, I did not hesitate to apply. We share the same common goals of sustainable development with a long-term vision”

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Once upon a time in the CU career of…

Omair Dawood (45) – Pakistan

“Every day I learn something new. Learning is one of the main goals for me in this job”

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Manage your certification and inspection activities

Our certification portal is an improved service to our clients. It’s a central online system where clients can manage and track their Control Union certification and inspection activities. IMPORTANT: This portal is currently only applicable to our textile clients and for selected countries. Please continue to use CIS until your local office contacts you to roll out the system in your region. See ‘client access’ on the right above.

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Insights hub

Latest industry insights

Explore a cross-section of trends, news, articles and case studies on developments in your industry and in our services.

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How to prepare for D2-Commissioning testing?
The impact of consumer behavior on working hours in the textile industry 
News – internal
Control Union Indonesia helps to restore Ecosystem Pramuka Island
Sugar, Food, Agriculture, Fruit and vegetables, Cocoa, Feed, Fertilisers
Growing focus on sustainable agriculture
Emerging trends in food testing laboratories: technological advancements

How can we help you?

Can we help you with more specific information about our Testing, Inspection and/or Certification Services? Or maybe some advice in your language? Any other questions? Let us know and we will gladly help.