Update on Global Conformity Regulation Environment During the Outbreak of COVID-19 [as of July 17]
In light of the existing situation in the world caused by COVID-19, the majority of countries close their borders. As a result such activities as inspection control and production audit within the conformity assessment procedure are terminated or postponed. In the majority of cases, applicants are only able to submit only online applications. A lot of conformity bodies and laboratories have to close or significantly limit their activities.
In the table below, we’ve made an attempt to show you the situation with the conformity assessment process in particular countries as of July 17, 2020.
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