Welcome to the IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission The International Electrotechnical Commission is the international standards and conformity assessment body for all fields of electrotechnology. The IEC enables global trade in electronics and electrical goods. Via the IEC worldwide platform, countries are able to participate in global value chains, and companies can develop the standards and conformity assessment systems they need so that safe, efficient products work anywhere in the world. The IEC website includes information about electric, electronic and electrotechnical international standards, compliance and conformity assessment for electronics and electronic equipment, and international electrical standards information. Buy standards on-line at the IEC Webstore.