IATF 16949 AUTOMOTIVE
IATF 16949 standard is a global technical specification and quality management standard for the automotive industry. The standard focuses on ‘customer specific requirements’ which are specific to automotive-related products. There is an emphasis on defect prevention, reducing variation and waste in processes.
(IATF 16949:2009 gives the requirements for the application of ISO 9001:2008 by suppliers in the automotive sector.)