ETIM, the international classification standard for technical products

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ETIM International

ETIM International is the guardian of the ETIM classification model. We represent ETIM organizations all over the world with one shared objective: a sustainable classification standard for all technical products worldwide.

The benefits of classification

Classification is a clear-cut way to logically structure product data. The ETIM Model provides such a structure for technical products and ensures uniformity in shared product information. Want to stop searching and start finding? Use ETIM!

ETIM Community online

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Latest news

April 20, 2020

ETIM North America Welcomes New Members

Industry Giants ABB, Schneider Electric, Siemens and Sonepar Join ETIM North America Electrical industry leaders ABB, Schneider Electric, Siemens and Sonepar North America have joined the revitalized ETIM North America…
April 17, 2020

ETIM launches its ‘Teach the Teacher’ e-learning training program

ETIM International introduces a brand new e-learning program called 'Teach the Teacher'. This training is intended to transfer knowledge and experience within the ETIM community, thus creating a growing global…
April 9, 2020

Integration of proficl@ss standard in ETIM classification completed

Under the motto “proficl@ss goes ETIM”, the general assembly of proficl@ss International decided in 2017 to integrate their classification model completely in ETIM, and to dissolve the association, continuing their…

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