Circular on the state inspection of quality of goods in circulation



Article 1. Scope of regulation and subjects of application

  1. This Circular deals with the content, order, procedures, and organization of the state inspection of quality of goods in circulation.
  2. This Circular is applicable to the product quality inspection agencies and the goods belonging to the Ministries, local authorities, relevant organizations and individuals.

Article 2. Subjects of inspection

  1. The goods circulating on the Vietnam’s market.
  2. The specialized goods serving National defense and security are not the inspection subjects of this Circular.

Article 3. Interpretation of terms

In this Circular, the terms below are construed as follows:

  1. Goods in circulation include the goods in transit, goods being displayed, promoted goods, and goods in storage during the trading of goods, except for the transit of goods of the organizations and individuals that import goods from the border checkpoint to warehouses.
  2. Other terms in this Circular shall be construed in accordance with the interpretation in Article 3 of the Law on Product and goods quality.