In April, the general office of the State Council issued the Action Plan for Implementation of the Quality Development Outline in 2016 (the plan). The plan proposes that major efforts shall be devoted to improving quality and focus on consumer goods that consumers are generally concerned about, like infant’s and children’s wear.

In April, Administrations for industry and commerce and the bureau of quality and technical supervision issued the results of feather & down garments, cashmere & wool products, children’s wear, casual wear, home wear, bedding, leather products, bags and footwear quality supervision. This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 national general safety technical code for textile products, GB 5296.4-2012 instruction for use of products of consumer interest-Part 4: Textile and apparel’ , GB 21550-2008 restriction of hazardous materials in polyvinyl chloride artificial leather, GB 20400-2006 leather and fur limit of harmful matter and nominal product standards.

The results are below:

Product catagorySupervision and inspection organizationTotal batchesUnqualified batchesUnqualified items
Feather &down garmentsXinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Administration for Industry & Commerce5011fiber content,color fastness,down content,filling weight,cleanliness
Cashmere &wool knitting goodsGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision568fiber content,labelling
Feather &down garmentsGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision272color fastness,down content,labelling
Children鈥檚 garmentsGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision6014fiber content,pH value,color fastness,sewing strength,labelling
ApparelZibo Administration for Industry & Commerce6722fiber content,color fastness,labelling,pH value,down content
Casual wearGansu Administration for Industry & Commerce68labelling,fiber content,color fastness,seam performance
Cashmere &wool knitting goodsGansu Administration for Industry & Commerce41labelling,fiber content, formaldehyde,color fastness,AZO,pH value
Sweater, down garmentsZhengzhou Administration for Industry & Commerce6033filling weight,down content,color fastness, analysis of feather and down,pilling
Home textile, home wearTianjin Market and Quality Supervision Administration32fiber content,tensile strength ,dimentional change after washing,pilling
Home textile, apparelWuhan Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision356fiber content,AZO
Home textileShanxi Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision35534pH value,apparence
Home textileGansu Administration for Industry & Commerce43labelling,fiber content,pH value,color fastness
Leather wallet and beltGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision3319labelling,color fastness, belt strength(甯︽墸鍜悎鍔�)
HandbagGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision3818free formaldehyde, seam strength,color fastness,shaking impact
Travelling case and trolley bagGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision52shaking impact
Children鈥檚 footwearGuangzhou Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision62heavy metals(lead), outsoles tensile strength
Children鈥檚 footwearDongying Administration for Industry & Commerce4517labelling, flex resistance, abrasion resistance,delamination resistance
FootwearNanxian Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision169flex resistance, delamination resistance, length of shanks, hardness of shanks, color fastness

CTI Suggestion

The enterprise should ensure that the product they produce can meet the requirement of related national mandatory standard and choose the most suitable product standards and make sure the product meets all the requirement within it.