International Manufacturing Agreement
The International Manufacturing Agreement is used in situations when one company appoints a manufacturer, usually based emerging countries, to manufacture goods for it. The company provides the designs to the manufacturer and places orders for the goods as required. The manufacturers produces the goods exclusively for the company and is not allowed to supply them to any third party without the company´s consent.
The agreement sets out the requirements, which the manufacturer must meet concerning the quality of the products, certification, quantities, conditions and dates of delivery, etc. It also establishes guidelines for the inspection and testing of the products set forth by the company which contracts out the manufacture, or by its own clients. Furthermore it also outlines modifications to orders, as well as guarantees and compensation in case of breach of the agreement.
This agreement may be used for the subcontracting of products such as food, textiles and electronics, components, machinery, clothing, furniture, toys etc.The language of this contract is English. It is also available in Spanish, French and German.
Index of the contract