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un ece wto public forum the role of international standards in multilateral trade agreements

UN ECE / WTO Public ForumThe role of International Standards in multilateral trade agreements

R.Pocthier - September 25, 2006

our area of competency earth moving machines
Our area of competency: Earth Moving Machines

Machines for excavating, loading, transporting, spreading and compacting earth and other materials.

Machines designed according to performance based specifications of ISO standards developed in ISO/TC 127

why are international standards so important to us5
Why are international standards so important to us?
  • Give a good foundation for the development of new regulations
  • Provide performance based specifications to design our machines
  • widely accepted because developed by the very best international technical experts
  • Facilitate communication in an international market
  • We are in a low volume and global market that needs global standards and regulations to avoid producing different machine models for Asia, Europe and North America
general standards strategy
General Standards Strategy
  • Develop and maintain a complete set of reasonable ISO standards, and help promote the ISO standards as national standards and regulations for all countries.
standards in national regulations
Standards in National Regulations
  • The ISO/TC 127 Standards are used for compliance with regulations in the EU, the USA and in Japan.
  • The ISO/TC 127 Standards are being promoted as national standards and as the basis for regulations for China, Russia and India.
  • China is actively adopting the ISO standards and we are trying to work with Russia to encourage the adoption and use of UN/ECE Common Regulatory Objective (CRO) based on ISO standards. Standards meetings are planned with India.
    • Lets see the Russian case
russia new technical legislation
Russia – New Technical Legislation
  • Up to now:
    • no Technical Legislation ; State Standards regulate all Technical Regulation. They are mandatory documents.
    • In addition to State Standards we have Industry Standards and Regulations. Ministries do supervise the product compliance.
    • We have to work with 4 Certification Bodies
      • Ministry of Communication (Gen Sets)
      • Gosgortehnazor/Rostehnatzor (Safety Ministry – dangerous products)
      • GostR
      • Hygienic
  • Duma approved a new Russian Federal Law N0. 184.03 on Technical Regulation in Y2002
  • The RF law states: International Standards.. May be used.. As a basis for the development of a draft TR
new russian technical regulation
New Russian Technical Regulation
  • We are encouraging Russia to follow the UNECE WP 6 “International Model for Technical Harmonization”.
  • However, ISO standards cannot be referenced in the new Technical Regulation.
  • Approved national standards can be used to show compliance with the technical requirements.
  • We are trying to help Russia adopt the ISO/TC 127 as approved national standards so that they can be used for the technical requirements of the new Technical Regulation.
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