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The Ministry Of Industry And Trade Of Russia Started The Competition For The Government Of The Russian Federation In The Field Of Quality

 In Russia, a competition for the Russian Federation Government Quality Award was launched. During the year, certified experts will audit the enterprises-contestants to identify the most effective enterprises that have implemented quality management systems. Since the awarding of the 2017 Prize, about 300 applications have been submitted from the largest Russian and multinational companies, enterprises in the service and industry.

The competition will involve large retail companies, transnational companies for the production of consumer goods, automotive industry, pharmaceuticals, light and oil refining industries, as well as educational institutions, health care institutions, culture, energy companies, and other market segments.

The most prestigious state award in the field of quality is awarded on the basis of a large-scale selection of nominees, which is held throughout the year. The prize of the laureate of the award is received by enterprises that fully optimized their activities for the production of high-quality products or the provision of services at a high level. Among the winners of the selection traditionally large and small business, organizations of social and economic sphere, industrialists. All of them will receive diplomas of the Government of the Russian Federation, as well as the right to use the symbols of the award to maintain the company's image.

Denis Manturov, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation: "The most important thing that unites all the winners of the award is effective work, effective management and the desire to develop. All enterprises that received the award have long and successfully invested in their modernization and human capital. Quality management and lean production are not an empty phrase for them. Constantly analyzing their activities, the laureates were able to establish a full-fledged quality management system for their products, reduce manual labor, while creating high-performance jobs. The Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia will continue to pursue a policy aimed at increasing the number of such organizations throughout the country. We set ourselves challenging tasks, but this entails changing the quality of life of every Russian citizen , " Denis Manturov said .

During the audit, the experts will evaluate the enterprises according to the criteria that are harmonized with the European quality award. Thus, in assessing the quality management of institutions, the model of the ratio of the capabilities of enterprises and the results of activities will be used. Experts will take into account the client-oriented strategy, methods of personnel management, resources and processes, leading, ultimately, to outstanding business results. Organizational evaluation for the sum of six categories will be calculated from 100 points. 

 "The work of the Russian Government's Quality Prize is built on the basis of such world-famous quality awards as the Deming Prize in Japan, the National Baldrige Award in the United States and the European Quality Award (EFQM). Carrying out the audit by certified independent experts allows companies to identify not only their strengths, but also the areas of further improvement, " says Maxim Protasov , the head of Rosca.

Over 20 years of work of the Prize have attracted more than 1000 experts from all subjects of the Russian Federation. They assessed the leading role of the management of the regional enterprise, the company's policy and strategy in the field of quality, partnership and company resources, the satisfaction of the employed personnel and the number of jobs created, the satisfaction of consumers with the quality of products and services.

At the initiative of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, a lean model will be integrated into the Government's Quality Prize in 2018.

Within the framework of cooperation with Japan, experts conduct training for leading Russian enterprises in the implementation of Kaizen's business strategy and the Lin system. Since 2018, all organizations that have implemented quality management systems and submitted applications for participation in the contest will be additionally assessed on the criteria of lean manufacturing implementation and will receive recommendations for its improvement free of charge , "said Maxim Protasov.

Recall, the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev on November 9, 2017, on World Quality Day, handed over 10 Government Prizes in the field of quality. The winners of the 2017 Prize were the Stavropol State Agrarian University (Stavropol Territory), Vertex JSC (St. Petersburg), Saratov Oil Refinery (Saratov Region) and Independent Laboratory INVITRO (Moscow) . The government prize will also be given to OAO Efirnoye (Belgorod Region), Giprogazoochistka JSC (Moscow), Vladimirsky Khlebokombinat (Vladimir Region), TagraS-Energoservis (Tatarstan), Inforum-Prom (ZAO) region), LLC "Honey House" (Novgorod region).

The ceremony was attended by State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Viktor Evtukhov, Head of the Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology (Rosstandart) Alexei Abramov and Head of the ANO "Russian Quality System" (Roskazhestvo) Maxim Protasov.

For reference

The award was established in 1996 and is awarded annually on a competitive basis to organizations for achieving significant results in the field of product and service quality, as well as for the introduction of highly effective methods of quality management. The award is the largest nationwide project in the field of quality management in Russia. Applications are also accepted through the portal

Applicants for the highest award in this field are selected by the Council for the Award of the Government of the Russian Federation in the field of quality headed by the Minister of Industry and Trade of Russia Denis Manturov. Since 2017, the competition for the Prize is held by the Rocky.

Prizes in the field of quality are an effective tool of state incentives for organizations that have identified as one of the dominants of their development a course aimed at improving the quality of products and services provided, an important factor in meeting the challenges of creating a competitive economy and improving the quality of life of Russians.


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