Results of China Market Textile, Footwear and Bags Spot Checks in April 2020

Vol. 1153 | May 13, 2020

Note: AMR is the governmental organization of domestic China, AMR is the regional merged governmental organization of QTS and AIC. QTS is short for the Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision, AIC is short for the Administration for Industry and Commerce, AMR is short for the Administration for Market Regulation, SAMR is short for the State Administration for Market Regulation.

Textiles and Bedding Articles

In April, the Jiangsu AMR and Anhui AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision for textiles and bedding articles.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 18383-2007 “General technical requirement for products with filling materials,” GB/T 22796-2009 “Quilts and quilt cover,” GB/T 22843-2009 “Cushion and pillow,” and GB/T 22864-2009 “Towel.”

Textiles & Bedding Articles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Jiangsu AMR

Functional textiles

40

3

7.50%

Nanjing AMR

Bedding articles

40

4

10.00%

Products with filling materials

40

2

5.00%

Towels

60

13

21.67%

Silk quilts

40

1

2.50%

Primary failed items: fiber content, pH value, colorfastness 

Children’s Apparel and School Uniforms

In April, the Jiangsu AMR and Anhui AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision for children’s apparel and school uniforms.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB 31701-2015 “Safety Technical Code for Infant and Children’s Textile Products,” and GB/T 31888-2015 “School uniforms of primary and secondary students.”

Children’s Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Jiangsu AMR

Infant and children’s sleeping bag

60

9

15.00%

Anhui AMR

School uniform

35

3

8.57%

Primary failed items: fiber content, attachment strength

Apparel

In April, the Jiangsu AMR, Shenzhen AMR, Chongqing AMR, Anhui AMR and Guiyang AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according to GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 2660-2017 “Shirts and blouses,” GB/T 2662-2017 “Clothes with fillings,” GB/T 14272-2011 “Down garments,” GB/T 26384-2011 “Knitted wadded garments,” GB/T 32614-2016 “Outdoor sportswear-Water resistant garment,” and FZ/T81008-2011 “Jackets.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Jiangsu AMR

Water resistant garment

48

15

31.25%

Shenzhen AMR

Adult garments

350

55

15.71%

Chongqing AMR

Children’s & adult garments

35

22

62.86%

Anhui AMR

Sportswear & swimwear

60

5

8.33%

Down garments

40

2

5.00%

Clothes with filling

40

4

10.00%

Guiyang AMR

Garments

13

1

7.69%

Primary failed items: pH value, fiber content, colorfastness, hydrostatic pressure 

Footwear

In April, the Zhejiang AMR and Guiyang AMR announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur—Limit of harmful matter,” GB 25038-2010 “Rubber shoes healthy and safe specification,” and GB/T 22756-2017 “Leather sandals.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang AMR

Leather sandals

56

12

21.43%

Guiyang AMR

Mountain cross-country rubber shoes

1

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: Label, flexing resistance

Bags

In April, the Shenzhen AMR and Anhui AMR announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection for bags.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 20400-2006 “Leather and fur—Limit of harmful matter,” QB/T 1333-2018 “Handbag and knapsack,” and QB/T 2155-2018 “Travelling case and trolley bag.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

SAMR

Case and bag

35

3

8.57%

Shanghai AMR

Case and bag

20

4

20.00%

Primary failed items: Shock impact strength, drop impact, stitching density 

For additional information please contact:

Shanghai
Ms. Mariana Yang
Tel: +86 21 5339 7527
Mariana.yang@intertek.com

Guangzhou
Ms. Liu Hui Li
Tel: +86 20 2820 9274
huili.liu@intertek.com

Tianjin
Ms. Linda Zhang
Tel: +86 22 2385 7393
linda.zhang@intertek.com

 

 

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