ETIM International was founded to unite local ETIM organizations worldwide. By centrally managing the development, maintenance, publishing and promotion of the ETIM classification model ETIM International aims to sustainably expand its applicability and overall use. Our long-term ambition is for ETIM to be recognized as the worldwide leading product classification standard for professional businesses in installation, building and construction. Further developing ETIM is a continuous process and a joint effort of members and users alike. Our role is to ensure that the ETIM model remains simple, solid, reliable, unambiguous, independent and open for everyone.