Industrial Standards in China

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National Standards Organizations
Standardisation Administration of China (SAC)
Chinese Association for Standardisation
Integration in the International Standards Network
SAC is the member of:
- The Internationale Standardisation Organisation (ISO) and of the International Electronic Commission (IEC)
- The APEC/SCSC, sub-committee of Standards and Conformity of the organisation of Asia- Pacific economic cooperation
- The ASEM/TFAP/SCA, Plan and Standards of action for facilitation of commercial exchanges and evaluation of conformity of the Asia-Europe Dialog (ASEM)
- The Congress of Standards for the Pacific Zone (PASC)
Obligation to Use Standards
Chinese standards are divided into two types, obligatory (for protection of public health, private property and safety) and voluntary (others).
Classification of Standards
List of Chinese Codes and Standards.
Assessment of the System of Standardization
Respect of standards is important for the Chinese.
Online Consultation of Standards
Publications relating to the Chinese standards of the SAC.
Certification Organizations
Chinese Obligatory Certification (CCC)
Administration of certification and accreditation of China (CNCA)
Certification organizations
AQSIQ
Associations of Standards Users
Chinese Association for Standardisation (CAS)

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