Results of China Market Textile and Footwear Spot Checks in December 2020

Vol. 1211 | January 11, 2021

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.

Bedding Articles & Textiles

In December, the Shanghai AMR, Jiangsu AMR, Anhui AMR, Ningxia AMR, Jilin AMR and Guangzhou AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision for bedding articles and textiles.

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, Quilt cover,” GB/T 22797-2009 “Sheet,” GB/T 22864-2009 “Towel,” GB/T 24252-2009 “Silk quilts,” GB/T 32610-2016 “Technical specification of daily protective mask,” and FZ/T 73001-2016 “Hosiery.”

Bedding articles & Textiles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Handkerchief & towel

20

4

20.00%

Jiangsu AMR

Mask

250

78

31.20%

Silk quilts

79

2

2.53%

Quilt cover, sheet & pillowcase

90

2

2.22%

Bedding articles for students

192

0

0.00%

Anhui AMR

Towel

20

2

10.00%

Ningxia AMR

Textile

345

104

30.14%

Jilin AMR

Bedding articles

41

0

0.00%

Hosiery

45

0

0.00%

Guangzhou AMR

Bedding articles

30

12

40.00%

Hosiery

20

10

50.00%

Products with filling materials

27

2

7.41%

Primary failed items: pH value, fiber content, use instruction (label), colorfastness 

Children’s Apparel & School Uniforms

In December, the Shanghai AMR, Jiangsu AMR, Ningxia AMR, Jilin AMR, Guangzhou AMR and Chengdu AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for children’s apparel & school uniforms.

The spot checks were 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,” GB/T 31888-2015 “School uniforms of primary and secondary students,” GB/T 31900-2015 “Woven children’s clothing,” GB/T 33271-2016 “Woven garments for infants,” FZ/T 73025-2013 “Knitted garment and adornment for infant,” and FZ/T 73045-2013 “Knitted children’s wear.”

Children’s Apparel & School Uniforms

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

School uniforms

42

4

9.52%

Jiangsu AMR

Children’s garments

150

11

7.33%

Baby carriers

30

8

26.67%

Student school uniforms

149

6

4.03%

Ningxia AMR

Infant and children’s garments

30

2

6.67%

Jilin AMR

Infant and children’s garments

49

24

48.98%

School uniforms

14

11

78.57%

Guangzhou AMR

Infant and children’s garments

140

53

37.86%

Chengdu AMR

Infant and children’s garments

36

4

11.11%

School uniforms

13

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: Fiber content, use instruction (label), pH value, cords and drawstrings, colorfastness

Apparel

In December, the Jiangsu AMR, Shandong AMR, Jilin AMR, Xinjiang AMR and Guangzhou AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for apparel.

The spot checks were conducted according GB 18401-2010 “National general safety technical code for textile products,” GB/T 2660-2017 “Shirts and blouses,” GB/T 8878-2014 “Knitted cotton underwear,” GB/T 22700-2016 “Washed garments,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” GB/T 73017-2014 “Knitted homewear,” GB/T 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” FZ/T 73024-2014 “Knitted underwear with chemical fibres,” FZ/T 74007-2019 “UV-protective light weight outdoor clothing,” FZ/T 81001-2016 “Pajamas,” and FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Jiangsu AMR

Static protective clothing

39

0

0.00%

Flame retardant protective clothing

19

1

5.26%

Shirts and blouses

99

8

8.08%

UV-protective clothing

43

2

4.65%

Loungewear

50

3

6.00%

Jeans/denim

49

5

10.20%

Swimwear

86

7

8.14%

Sportswear

100

4

4.00%

Shandong AMR

Knitted underwear

30

3

10.00%

UV-protective clothing

20

3

15.00%

Jilin AMR

Outdoor garments

32

1

3.13%

Sportswear, underwear, down garments

28

0

0.00%

Xinjiang AMR

Static protective clothing

18

0

0.00%

Guangzhou AMR

Adult garments

284

67

23.59%

Pajamas & loungewear

20

7

35.00%

Underwear

40

10

25.00%

Primary failed items: pH value, fiber content, use instruction (label), colorfastness 

Footwear

In December, the SAMR, Shanghai AMR, Zhejiang AMR, Jiangsu AMR, Shandong AMR, Jilin AMR and Guangzhou AMR announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 25036-2010 “Children’s canvas rubber footwear,” GB 25038-2010 “Rubber shoes healthy and safe specification,” GB 30585-2014 “Safety technical specifications for children’s footwear,” GB/T 15107-2013 “Athletic shoes,” GB/T 22756-2017 ”Leather sandals,” QB/T 1002-2015 “Leather shoes,” QB/T 2880-2016 ”Children’s leather shoes,” QB/T 2955-2017 “Casual shoes,” QB/T 4331-2012 “Children’s athletic shoes” and QB/T 4546-2013 “Children’s leather sandals.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

SAMR

Electrically insulating footwear

30

1

3.33%

Shanghai AMR

Children’s shoes

50

6

12.00%

Zhejiang AMR

Casual shoes

7

1

14.29%

Jiangsu AMR

Children’s shoes

100

15

15.00%

Shandong AMR

Sports shoes

20

0

0.00%

Children’s shoes

15

0

0.00%

Jilin AMR

Leather shoes, outdoor shoes & sports shoes

43

0

0.00%

Children’s shoes

43

3

6.98%

Guangzhou AMR

Adult shoes

58

28

48.28%

Children’s shoes

29

8

27.59%

Rain boots

10

4

40.00%

Primary failed items: Use instruction (label), phthalates, outsole hardness, abrasive resistance 

Bags

In December, the SAMR, Zhejiang AMR, Jiangsu AMR, Shandong AMR, Jiangxi AMR and Hebei 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,” GB 21550-2008 “Restriction of hazardous materials in polyvinyl chloride artificial leather,” QB/T 1333-2018 “Handbag and knapsack,” QB/T 2155-2018 “Travelling case and trolley bag” and QB/T 2858-2007 “Schoolbag.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

 SAMR

Travelling case and trolley bag

90

16

17.78%

Zhejiang AMR

Travelling case

39

12

30.77%

Jiangsu AMR

Schoolbag

50

9

18.00%

Shandong AMR

Travelling case and trolley bag

20

5

25.00%

Schoolbag

10

2

20.00%

Jiangxi AMR

Travelling case and trolley bag

30

0

0.00%

Hebei AMR

Case and bag

167

56

33.53%

Primary failed items: Shock impact property, travelling performance 

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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