New CSITC Guideline for Instrument Testing available (Version 3.0)

In March 2018, the ICAC Task Force on Commercial Standardization for Instrument Testing of Cotton (CSITC) as well as the ITMF International Committee on Cotton Testing Methods (ITMF-ICCTM) approved the latest version of the CSITC Guideline for Instrument Testing.

The Testing Guideline is provided free of costs, and is currently available in English. It can be downloaded on the website --> Technical information - instrument testing --> Public Information. Additionally it will be provided on and

The Testing Guideline is now translated and available in French, Portuguese and Chinese. In addition, the guideline is given (in a former version) in Arab, Spanish and Russian. It is aimed to translate the new Guideline version into these languages, too, later this year.