Foreign Regulatory Changes Could Affect Exports of Vehicles, Foods, Bags, Pipes
According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the World Trade Organization has been notified of regulatory changes that may affect exports of specific products to the following countries. For more information on how these restrictions may affect your business, contact ST&R.
• Canada – proposed amendment to on-road vehicle and engine emission regulations (comments due by Jan. 12, 2012)
• Pakistan – standards prescribing the requirements of polypropylene woven sacks suitable for packing sugar and unplasticized polyvinyl chloride pressure pipes (comments due by Jan. 11, 2012)
• South Africa – draft regulations on sweetening substances and foodstuffs containing non-saccharine based sweeteners (comments due by Jan. 21, 2012)