Results of China Market Textile, Footwear and Bag Spot Checks in March 2021

Vol. 1238 | April 21, 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 March, the Shandong AMR, Jiangxi AMR, Hangzhou AMR and Nanjing 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 2626-2019 “Respiratory protection-Non-powered air-purifying particle respirator,” GB/T 22796-2009 “Quilts, Quilt cover,” GB/T 22797-2009 “Sheet,” GB/T 22864-2009 “Towels,” GB/T 24252-2019 “Silk quilts” and GB/T 32610-2016 “Technical specification of daily protective mask.”

Bedding articles & Textiles

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shandong AMR

Non-medical mask

60

6

10.00%

Jiangxi AMR

Bedding articles

10

0

0.00%

Hangzhou AMR

Scarves

25

1

4.00%

Bedding articles

33

1

3.03%

Nanjing AMR

Scarves

30

4

13.33%

Towels

20

0

0.00%

Mask

65

20

30.77%

Primary failed items: fiber content, use instruction (label), colorfastness, filtering efficiency

Children’s Apparel & School Uniforms

In March, the Shenzhen AMR, Henan AMR, Jiangxi AMR, Hangzhou AMR and Nanjing AMR and 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 73025-2019 “Knitted garments and accessories for infants” and FZ/T 73045-2013 “Knitted children’s wear.”

Children’s Apparel & School Uniforms

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shenzhen AMR

Children’s garments

3

2

66.67%

Henan AMR

Infant and children’s garments

61

9

14.75%

School uniforms

38

5

13.16%

Jiangxi AMR

School uniforms

45

3

6.67%

Infant and children’s garments

20

1

5.00%

Hangzhou AMR

Infant and children’s garments

15

1

6.67%

Nanjing AMR

Children’s garments

20

2

10.00%

Primary failed items: fiber content, cords and drawstrings, colorfastness

Apparel

In March, the Shanghai AMR, Henan AMR, Jiangxi AMR, Hebei AMR, Hangzhou AMR, Nanjing AMR and Guiyang 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 14242-2011 “Down garments,” GB/T 2660-2017 “Shirts and blouses,” GB/T 2662-2017 “Clothes with filling,” GB/T 2664-2017 “Men’s suits and coats,” GB/T 2665-2017 “Women’s suits and coats,” GB/T 8878-2014 “Knitted cotton underwear,” GB/T 22849-2014 “Knitted T-shirt,” GB/T 22853-2019 “Knitted sportwear,” GB/T 32614-2016 “Outdoor sportswear-Water resistant garment,” FZ/T 73020-2019 “Knitted casual wear,” FZ/T 73024-2014 “Knitted underwear with chemical fibres” and FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Down garment

50

6

12.00%

Leather garment

50

7

14.00%

Henan AMR

Protective clothing

15

1

6.67%

Jiangxi AMR

Casual wear

10

1

10.00%

Down garment

10

2

20.00%

Shirts and blouses

10

1

10.00%

Underwear

10

3

30.00%

Hebei AMR

Winter garment

267

29

10.86%

Cashmere & wool goods

121

13

10.74%

Hangzhou AMR

Adult clothing

105

4

3.81%

Wool sweater

9

2

22.22%

Knitted garment

68

3

4.41%

Down garment

7

0

0.00%

Brassiere & underwear

12

1

8.33%

Nanjing AMR

Casual wear

40

7

17.50%

Swimwear

10

1

10.00%

Yoga garment

20

0

0.00%

Water resistant garment

20

7

35.00%

Down garment

20

1

5.00%

Coat

20

4

20.00%

Guiyang AMR

Garment

5

0

0.00%

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

Footwear

In March, the Shanghai AMR, Guangdong AMR, Shandong AMR, Chongqing AMR, Hebei AMR and Nanjing AMR announced the results of special product quality supervision and inspection of footwear products.

This spot check was conducted according to GB 20096-2006 “Roller skate,” 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 2955-2017 “Casual shoes” and QB/T 4331-2012 “Children’s athletic shoes.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shanghai AMR

Leather shoes

60

7

11.67%

Guangdong AMR

Shoes

230

112

48.70%

Shandong AMR

Electrically insulating footwear

30

2

15.00%

Roller skate

10

0

0.00%

Chongqing AMR

Outsole of shoes

33

2

6.06%

Hebei AMR

Shoes

250

27

10.80%

Nanjing AMR

Women’s leather shoes

30

2

6.67%

Children’s shoes

20

1

5.00%

Children’s roller skate

10

3

30.00%

Sandals

20

2

10.00%

Athletic shoes

15

0

0.00%

Elderly shoes

15

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: colorfastness to rubbing, flexing resistance, shanks, abrasion resistance of outsole

Bags

In March, the Nanjing 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,” GB 21027-2007 “Request in common use of security for students articles,” QB/T 1333-2018 “Handbag and knapsack,” QB/T 2155-2018 “Travelling case and trolley bag” and GB/T 2858-2007 “Schoolbag.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Nanjing AMR

Schoolbag

20

1

5.00%

Travelling case and trolley bag

20

0

0.00%

Leather bag

20

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: shock impact property

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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