Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, The State of Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Yemen - Single & double reduced three piece round steel cans (tin coated or tin free steel) used for canning food stuffs

NOTIFICATION

The following notification is being circulated in accordance with Article 10.6

 

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Notifying Member: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN, THE STATE OF KUWAIT, OMAN, QATAR, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA, YEMEN

If applicable, name of local government involved (Article 3.2 and 7.2):

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Agency responsible:

Ministry of Industry & Advanced Technology (MOIAT)

Name and address (including telephone and fax numbers, email and website addresses, if available) of agency or authority designated to handle comments regarding the notification shall be indicated if different from above:

Ministry of Industry & Advanced Technology (MOIAT)

P O Box: 2166

Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

Tel.: (+971) 2 403 2613

Fax: (+971) 2 671 0999

Email: uaetbt@moiat.gov.ae

Website: http://www.esma.gov.ae

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Notified under Article 2.9.2 [X], 2.10.1 [ ], 5.6.2 [ ], 5.7.1 [ ], 3.2 [ ], 7.2 [ ], other:

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Products covered (HS or CCCN where applicable, otherwise national tariff heading. ICS numbers may be provided in addition, where applicable): Cans. Tins. Tubes (ICS code(s): 55.120)

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Title, number of pages and language(s) of the notified document: Three piece steel round cans used for canning food stuffs; (11 page(s), in Arabic), (9 page(s), in English)

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Description of content: This standard is concerned with the single & double reduced three piece round steel cans (tin coated or tin free steel) used for canning food stuffs

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Objective and rationale, including the nature of urgent problems where applicable: Prevention of deceptive practices and consumer protection; Protection of the environment; Quality requirements; Reducing trade barriers and facilitating trade; Cost saving and productivity enhancement

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Relevant documents:

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Proposed date of adoption: NA

Proposed date of entry into force: NA

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Final date for comments: 60 days from notification

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Texts available from: National enquiry point [X] or address, telephone and fax numbers and email and website addresses, if available, of other body:

Ministry of Industry & Advanced Technology (MOIAT)

UAE TBT Enquiry Point

Tel.: (+971) 2 403 2657

Fax: (+971) 2 671 5999

E-mail: uaetbt@moiat.gov.ae

Website: http://www.moiat.gov.ae

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