ETIM, the international classification standard for technical products

The smartest way to a perfect data exchange of technical products? Looking for effective e-business solutions? Discover ETIM as your stepping stone!

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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

In need of support or information? Get online! Our ETIM Community website offers a variety of forum boards for you to browse and contribute to, as well as tutorials and answers to FAQ’s. Join now, it’s free of charge!

Latest news

December 1, 2023

An xChange is gonna come… official ETIM xChange release plan available now!

It took almost three years, but finally we have the finish line in sight. ETIM xChange is long awaited and will see the light of day in the first quarter…
December 1, 2023

“Standardisation creates the conditions for success in technology”

Standardization and regulation manager Oscar Deurloo expands on Signify’s new ETIM Global Industry Membership. (more…)
November 30, 2023

ETIM International is ready to grow

Having secured funding for maintenance and development of ETIM Modelling Classes, ETIM International is looking to expand its operational force. We would like to give more insight into the job…

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