Update on Uzbekistan market access: new EMC Regulation
The EMC Regulation in Uzbekistan will come in force starting from May 28th, 2017.
The requirements are introduced in accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan No. 389 of November 21st, 2016.
This Regulation sets forth mandatory requirements to electromagnetic compatibility of electrical products in the Uzbekistan market.
The products subject to new EMC Regulation in Uzbekistan are the following:
chemical and petroleum engineering products;
metal- and woodworking machinery;
automation products and instruments;
automotive industry products;
construction and public engineering products;
processing equipment for the light and food industries;
agricultural engineering maintenance equipment;
traffic control equipment;
domestic radio electronic equipment;
radio navigational equipment;
transport machine building equipment;
power engineering equipment;
heavy engineering equipment.
Requirements for packaging, marking and operational documents of the products subject to EMC requirements are also listed in the Regulation.
Until the EMC requirements come in force, only Safety requirements for electrical products must be confirmed via national UZ certificates of conformity to get Uzbekistan market access.
Information has been prepared by the GMA Consult Group team.