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Foreign Regulatory Changes Could Affect Exports of Car Seats, Medical Devices, Lamps, Foods, Helmets

Tuesday, September 17, 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.

Brazil – draft conformity assessment procedures for child restraint devices (comments due by Sept. 28)

Korea – proposed revision to standards for manufacture and quality management of medical devices (comments due by Nov. 11)

Kuwait – regulation on linseed oil (comments due by Nov. 12)

Kuwait – draft technical regulations on instant pudding powder (comments due by Nov. 11) and frozen dough for the preparation of pies, pastries and desserts (comments due by Nov. 12)

Moldova – draft amendments to technical regulation on radio equipment and terminal equipment

Taiwan – amended draft standard on nutrition labeling for prepackaged foods

Taiwan – draft minimum energy performance standards for self-ballasted LED lamps (comments due by Nov. 11)

Thailand – draft industrial standard for protective helmets for motorcycle users (comments due by Nov. 11)

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