ISO 3780:2009 specifies the content and structure of an identifier in order to establish, on a world-wide basis, the identification of road vehicle manufacturers. The world manufacturer identifier (WMI) constitutes the first section of the vehicle identification number (VIN) described in ISO 3779.
ISO 3780:2009 applies to motor vehicles, towed vehicles, motorcycles and mopeds as defined in ISO 3833.
Document published on: 2009-10-15 Edition: 3 (Monolingual) ICS: 43.020 Status: Published Stage: 90.60 (2012-03-17) TC/SC: ISO/TC 22 Number of Pages: 5
Note: This standard is updated by a Registration Authority
Revises: ISO 3780:1983