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Foreign Regulatory Changes Could Affect Exports of Conduit, Vehicles, Appliances

Tuesday, August 06, 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.

Chile – certification procedure for rigid non-metallic conduit and fittings for electrical installations (comments due by Sept. 21)

Ecuador – July 10 publication of technical regulation on spices and condiments

Korea – amendments to harmonize motor vehicle safety standards with United Nations regulations (comments due by Oct. 4)

Korea – draft revisions to regulations on veterinary medicinal products batch test exemption and testing fees (comments due by Oct. 2)

Saudi Arabia – energy performance requirements for clothes washing machines, refrigerators and freezers (comments due by Oct. 2)

Taiwan – calcium silicate board, fiber reinforced cement sidings and 0.8 and 1.0 regenerated fiber cement boards (comments due by Oct. 2)

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