Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

Meaning – The term Japanese Industrial Standards Committee, or JISC, refers to the standards organization and is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) member body for Japan. It is also a member of the International Electrotechnical Commission.

The committee consists of a Council under the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI), as well as two Boards established under it. Each of the Boards has its own Technical Committees, containing members who are parties among producers, dealers, users, consumers, and academic circles.

The JISC establishes and maintains the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS).

Example of usage“Since his startup was designing and manufacturing products in Japan, he had to ensure that everything that was done, was conforming to the JISC standards.”