ISO external audit

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AA Metals, Inc., a global leading master distributor for aluminum metals, has completed the external audit and has been recommended for recertification in 2019 for ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems certification from the International Organization for Standardization and the internationally applied OHSAS 18001:2007 Standard certification for Occupational Health and Safety management systems.

AA Metals, Inc. President and CEO Jack Cheng, Ph.D. is pleased to announce that the Company has successfully underwent a series of Third Party Registrar audits in March 2018 resulting in earning an ISO 9001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certification status. “The awards have certified that all key aspects of our business, with specific procedures set in place to evaluate and improve our company’s key processes, ensuring that our customers continue to receive unparalleled product support and customer service, while keeping pace with the highest safety standards”.


The scope of both certifications includes all inbound and outbound operations, sales, purchasing, transportation, warehouse occupational health & safety, services for logistics, financial claims management and customer care for all industrial distribution customers within AA Metals, Inc. facilities. The certification audits were conducted by the UKAS accredited external auditing firm, IMS International.

“AA Metals, Inc. is and has always been a forward-thinking young company, dedicated to providing its customers across the globe with the highest quality products and service possible. Achieving the ISO certification is an extension of that commitment, as we strive to standardize and continuously improve our global logistics practices” says CEO Jack Cheng, Ph.D. He adds, “We’re incredibly excited about what it means for our future as a company and are so proud of our entire staff for achieving this tremendous honor.”

The ISO is the world’s largest developer and publisher of International Standards and its stringent criteria are recognized worldwide. Its recently published ISO 9001:2015 requirements are among the strictest of the approximately 13,000 standards established by ISO and serve as a model for quality assurance in all facets of international business providing benefits and greater value to customers.

AA Metals, Inc. is a master distributor supplying quality aluminum and stainless products to metal distributors. By sourcing worldwide, we are able to provide our customers with quality products at very competitive prices. In addition to mill direct delivery, we stock many millions of pounds of standard aluminum sheets, coils, tread plate and extrusions in our strategically located warehouses in Orlando, Baltimore, Chicago, Los Angeles. More information can be found at