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Agreement on Trade in Goods

Note: The nine Pearl River Delta municipalities refer to Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Huizhou, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen and Zhaoqing in Guangdong Province.

 

Agreement on Trade in Services

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Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation

Article 23(4) - Relevant authorities of the two sides will make use of existing cooperation channels to strengthen cooperation in the innovation of certification and accreditation systems, and support the certification, accreditation, inspection and testing organisations to conduct technical exchanges and cooperation.

Article 23(6) - Actively promote cooperation between Hong Kong’s testing laboratories and Mainland’s certification bodies which are members of international multilateral systems on mutual recognition of testing and certification that are open to national member bodies (such as the IECEE/CB system), so that Hong Kong’s testing laboratories can be recognised under these multilateral systems.

Article 23(7) - Actively consider recommending an eligible certification body located in Hong Kong to join the International Electrotechnical Commission System of Conformity Assessment Schemes for Electrotechnical Equipment and Components (IECEE) as a National Certification Body (NCB) of China.

Article 23(8) - Consider applications of eligible certification bodies set up by Hong Kong enterprises in the Mainland to become designated certification bodies under the China Compulsory Certification (CCC) System.

 

Agreement on Trade in Services

 

Agreement between the Mainland and Hong Kong on Achieving Basic Liberalization of Trade in Services in Guangdong clauses relating to testing and certification


Supplement X to CEPA clauses relating to testing and certification


Supplement IX to CEPA clause relating to testing and certification


Supplement VIII to CEPA clause relating to testing and certification


Supplement VII to CEPA clauses relating to testing and certification