News

Vietnam to apply compulsory energy labeling

From 07/01/2013, power consumption devices or equipments are required to perform energy labeling before selling
into the market

There are four groups:

1/ Home appliances:
fluorescent lamp, compact lamp, electric and electronic ballats, air conditioner, refrigerator, washing machine, rice
cooker, electric fan, television



2/ Office and commercial equipment: photocopier, computer screen, printer, display fridge


3/ Industrial equipment: transformer, electric motor



4/ Vehicle: car under 7 seat
 


For imported commodity, energy label procedure and physical testing must be applied for each shipment.
Following shipments (with same model and factory) are not required physical testing but importer / manufacturer
still have to submit document. Test result is valid within 3 years

#vietnamimportcompliance #free consultancy #energylabeling