in accordance with the Convention. The articles bearing the Convention marks, called CCM: Common
Control Marks, are accepted without further testing or marking
by the assay office of any destination. country that is an
Although this system is not worldwide as yet, Denmark, Ireland,
the Czech Republic and the Netherlands have since joined the
Convention. And Bahrain, France, Israel, Lithuania, Poland,
Spain and several Eastern European countries have shown an
interest in the Convention and are preparing for application.