ECAE is the acronym for “Ethiopian Conformity Assessment Enterprise”. In February 2011, ECAE was established as a federal-owned Public Enterprise, governed by the Ministry of Trade and Regional Integration.
ECAE at present is the major conformity assessment organization in the country providing Testing laboratory, Inspection, and Certification services to the industry and to the public.
ECAE has about 200 core and support staff throughout Ethiopia. The headquarters and main laboratory facilities are located in Addis Ababa and additional eight branch offices operational in various parts of the country.