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Foreign Regulatory Changes Could Affect Exports of Plastic Bags, Toys, Vehicle Parts, Foods

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

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 information on how these restrictions may affect your business, contact ST&R.

Congo – plastic sacks, bags and film; cement; and dangerous and war-related toys

Ecuador – motor vehicle safety parts

Israel – mattresses, mattress pads, divans and bed bases

Japan – substances with probable effects on the central nervous system and materials and equipment for water supply facilities

United Arab Emirates – coffee and coffee substitutes, preserved grape leaf, energy drinks, melon seeds and food products

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