Small size magnets warning must be attached with this letter
Yesterday, reporters learned from Hong Kong trade development council, after the United States more strict toy safety standards, the eu is to revise the toy safety directive, is expected to come into force in 2009.
Revision of the main contents include, increase more strict measures, for the eu market sales of toy manufacturers and exporters of supervision, strictly limit the use of toxic chemicals in toys, magnetic toys must be accompanied by risk warning labels, toys importers responsibility and requirements.
According to the General Administration of Customs, in the first quarter of this year, China's toy exports to the United States.
$900 million, down 5.
3 exports to the eu.
14 $800 million, and growth.
In charge of guangdong toy industry association, told reporters that in the United States under the condition of consumption ability atrophy, exports to the eu is more important, but in recent years on the threshold of the eu toy exports also unceasingly to enhance.
The new eu rules focus on toy safety traceability, and asked the eu importers for suppliers in China and other producers in the eu toy safety standard training courses, and take measures to improve the qualified rate of toys.
Many toy maker, said it will not significantly increase the production cost, easy to accept.