Permits are no longer to be required for the manufacture of 13 categories of industrial products, including internal combustion engines and brake fluid. The decision was announced following the 28 August meeting of the State Council. More
The State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) assumed responsibility for all CCC exemption applications as of 1 April this year. In line with this, any such application must now be submitted to the appropriate regional Market Regulation office, together with all the stipulated supporting documentation. More
As part of ongoing moves to streamline access to the mainland consumer market, the State Administration for Market Regulation and the Certification and Accreditation Administration of China have jointly announced a number of changes to the country’s product certification procedures. More
The issuance procedures relating to the CCC (China Compulsory Certification) mark are to be subject to two-stage revision process, according to a new directive from the Certification and Accreditation Administration of China (CNCA).
According to new guidelines issued by the Certification and Accreditation Administration, all playmats sold or otherwise distributed within China are required to obtain China Compulsory Certification (CCC) before 30 November 2018. More
The 2017 HS Codes List of CCC Mandatory Products has recently been issued by the Certification and Accreditation Administration of China (CNCA). The CCC List (China Compulsory Certification List) details all of the products subject to compulsory certification and testing and applies equally to imported and domestically-produced items. More
A list of the second tranche of laboratories approved to conduct compulsory product certifications has been announced by the Certification and Accreditation Administration of China (CNCA) (CNCA Announcement No. 19 ). More
China is increasingly emphasising the importance of food safety, while at the same time greater environmental awareness is driving ethical and green consumerism, as well as the demand for food testing and product certification services. The result is a growth market for testing institutions, beyond just compulsory product certification, with Guangdong province being one of the key markets. More