Foreign Regulatory Changes: Instruments, Beverages, Motors
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.
Czech Republic – metrological and technical requirements for legally controlled measuring instruments adopted on July 8, 2013
Malaysia – goods made from any part of pig and/or dog, excluding food items and animal food (comments due by April 11)
Taiwan – effective date of standard on prepackaged beverages claimed to contain fruit and/or vegetable juice moved up from July 1, 2015, to July 1, 2014
Taiwan – effective dates for minimum energy efficiency requirements for low-voltage three-phase squirrel case high-efficiency induction motors postponed to Jan. 1, 2015, and July 1, 2016