E N F O R C E M E N T   AND   C O M P L I A N C E

Are you facing a standards-related barrier in an export market?

  • Is the obstacle related to a government regulation requiring mandatory standards, testing, or certification?

  • Does the barrier entail:

    • a burdensome or unclear new national standard

    • a standard not based on an international standard

    • a burdensome or unclear labeling requirement

    • a vague or unclear process to comply with a standard

    • a factory inspection that is difficult to obtain

    • a national quality mark that is unclear or difficult to meet

    • a burdensome or unclear testing or certification requirement

    • a burdensome or unclear product registration requirement

    • a standard or testing requirement that applies only to foreign companies

    • a duplicative or redundant testing or certification requirement

    • an unreasonable time frame to comply with the standard or testing requirement

    • a regulation developed in a non-transparent manner

    • a regulation developed without consideration of available scientific and technical information

    • unnecessary or unreasonable administrative costs

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