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

Vol. 1201 | December 04, 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.

Bedding Articles & Textiles

In November, the Shanghai AMR, Zhejiang AMR, Guangdong AMR and Hubei AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision for bedding articles and textiles.

This spot check was conducted according to 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 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

Bedding articles

60

6

10.00%

Zhejiang AMR

Hosiery

41

11

26.83%

Guangdong AMR

Bedding articles

250

106

42.40%

Hubei AMR

Quilt cover

10

1

10.00%

Daily protective mask

15

0

0.00%

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

Children’s Apparel

In November, the Zhejiang AMR and Hubei AMR announced the results of the special product quality supervision and inspection for children’s apparel.

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 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

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang AMR

Children’s garments

25

9

36.00%

Hubei AMR

Infant garments

47

9

19.15%

Infant and children’s garments

30

5

16.67%

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

Apparel

In November, the Shandong AMR, Hubei AMR, Shaanxi AMR and Hebei 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 73020-2012 “Knitted casual wear,” and FZ/T 81007-2012 “Casual wear.”

Apparel

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Shandong AMR

Homewear

20

1

5.00%

T-shirt

40

2

5.00%

Shirts and blouses

20

0

0.00%

Swimwear

20

1

5.00%

Hubei AMR

Garments

300

80

26.67%

Shaanxi AMR

T-shirt

100

12

12.00%

Hebei AMR

Garments

832

29

3.49%

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

Footwear

In November, the Zhejiang AMR, Hubei AMR and Henan 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 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,” and QB/T 4329-2012 “Cloth shoes.”

Footwear

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Zhejiang AMR

Children’s leather sandals

19

6

31.58%

Leather sandals

16

13

81.25%

Hubei AMR

Children’s shoes

19

0

0.00%

Adult shoes

120

8

6.67%

Henan AMR

Children’s shoes

50

0

0.00%

Sandals

50

0

0.00%

Primary failed items: Use instruction (label), heavy metal content, flexing resistance

Bags

In November, the Henan 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.”

Bags

Organization

Type of Product

Batches Inspected

Batches Failed

Failure Rate

Henan AMR

Children’s knapsack

29

0

0.00%

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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