Automotive CCC

China Certification is an excellent partner for the CCC certification in the automotive sector. We are providing leading automotive suppliers and car manufacturers with quick and smart solutions for their CCC certification. We offer you our support for every project related to the Automotive CCC.

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CCC Made Easy

The China Compulsory Certification (CCC) is a mandatory certification for products exported to China.
We are experienced in the CCC certification process for all kinds of product categories. The CCC certification process will be simple and easy with China Certification Corporation as a professional partner by your side.

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CFDA

Cosmetic products and medical devices need a CFDA registration before they can be sold in China. We offer the evaluation of CFDA classifications (Class I – III) for the medical devices, and guide you through the complete approval processes.

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Other Certifications

HAF604, Taiwan Certification, CRCC for Railway Products, SRRC Type Approval, NAL (Network Access License), AQSIQ registration, Voluntary CQC Mark Certification, CCCF for Fire Products: We support you in all types of certifications for the Chinese market.

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Consulting

China Certification provides a range of specialized consulting services, especially for car manufacturers and large industrial companies. With the consulting packages the certifications as well as internal procedures related to international product certifications can be streamlined.

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Company

Since 2005, MPR China Certification GmbH – China Certification Corporation has been supporting companies around the world in obtaining the required product certifications for the Chinese market. With a strong team located worldwide, we can offer you the best solution for your enquiries.

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Top News

The CCAP has Opened a Representative Office on the Premises of MPR China Certification GmbH in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

MPR China Certification GmbH and the China Certification Centre for Automotive Products (CCAP) have been working very closely together for many years. In 2014 MPR China […]

China Certification Corporation awarded by Shanghai Test Laboratory

September 4th 2014, representatives of the “National Center of Supervision and Inspection on Motor Vehicle Products Quality (Shanghai) and Shanghai Motor Vehicle Inspection Center presented Mr. Julian Busch

China Certification awarded as an Outstanding Certification Company by CCAP

On May 9th, 2013, MPR China Certification GmbH – China Certification Corporation was invited to a workshop held by the China Certification Centre for Automotive Products […]

Recent News

Quality control by new information platform in China

The Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision released an information platform to improve quality control. The platform is part of the “Quality Inspection Sword” […]

China to Further Promote its National Quality Assurance System

On September 6, 2017 the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China held a training seminar under the leadership of Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang. […]

China will be the largest Aviation market in the world by 2035

In China, in the late 70s and early 80s, air travel was reserved for the rich and privileged. Fast forward to 2017 and China is fast becoming the largest aviation market in […]

China is planning to close the gap to leading industrialized nations

China has set itself the audacious target of closing the gap to other leading industrialized nations with its ‘Made in China 2025’ scheme. The scheme, which […]

Annual meeting of CCC Audit team leaders at the CCAP

From September 15 to 17, 2017, the annual meeting of the CCAP Lead Auditors took place in Beijing. The annual meetings are used to convey the most recent changes to the […]

Rapidly growing middle class in China

The proportion of the low-income population of China is shrinking. According to the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU), China is set to become a middle-class society by 2030. As […]

CCIC Starts a Strategic Cooperation to promote the Shanghai Automotive Testing Center

On August 23, 2017 a strategic cooperation agreement was signed between the China Certification & Inspection Group (CCIC) and the Shanghai Lingang Economic Development (Group) Co., Ltd. There were also representatives […]

Chinas Great Wall interested in acquiring Fiat Chrysler

According to a company official, Great Wall Motor company, China’s largest SUV and pickup manufacturer, has expressed a strong interest in purchasing Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA). […]

5th International Symposium on Technical Requirements of International Automobile Markets in China

On August 22, 2017, the 5th International Symposium on International Technical Requirements and Standards in the Automotive Sector was held in Yinchuan, China (Ningxia Province). More than 130 international […]

Safety Requirements Of Spark Arresters

In 2011 the lack of a spark arrestor on an exhaust pipe of a vehicle caused an explosion of a gas station in Harbin. These kinds of accidents underline the […]

AQSIQ Publishes Interim Report on Compliance with Quality Standards in the First Half of 2017

As a result of the Chinese State Council’s promotion for better product quality, the AQSIQ(General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) is increasingly testing various product […]

CFDA Approval Challenges the Use of 3D Printers in the Medical Field

Swiss scientists have succeeded in printing a heart for the first time, which in form, size and function is very close to the human heart. This […]

Dieselgate has no influence on Chinese market

Many journalists and commentators assumed that Dieselgate would cripple the market share of diesel vehicles in the two largest car sales markets; China and North America. Interestingly, almost […]

Tesla delivers the first 30 Model 3s to customers

Tesla’s highly anticipated Model3 is finally starting to roll off production. It’s the third model in the current range that includes, the Model X – Tesla’s […]

Chinese Customs Authority in Tianjin Seizes Imported Goods

Inconsistent product information has led the Chinese customs authority in Tianjin seizing goods imported from Germany. The problem occurred when the product details on the CCC Certificates were different than […]

Chinese Quality and Standardization Authorities Issue 515 New Standards

The quality requirements in China are regulated by GB standards (GB stands for Guo Biao, which means national standard). Two authorities are mainly involved in the preparation and […]

Taiwan Certification: Article on the Taiwan Certification Published in QZ Magazine

In the August 2017 issue, QZ magazine published an article on Taiwan Certification. The article can be found online as well as in the printed edition 08/2017. The article presents Taiwan as an […]

HAF 604: Development of Small Modular Reactors (SMR) Pushed by many Countries

China continues to focus on the development of small modular reactors (SMR) for use in remote regions and on ships or even aircraft. This development is […]

CNCA Published a New HS Codes list of CCC Mandatory products

The Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) has recently published an updated HS codes list on its website, which defines the customs tariff numbers for CCC mandatory products. Products […]

Motorcylce helmets will soon need CCC Certifications

The two top certification authorities in China, the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) and AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine), […]

Electric Heating Appliances for Household Use Become CCC Mandatory Products

Many products that can be found in every household and daily life are subject to CCC certification. In order to be able to export products to China legally, it is the […]

CCC Compulsory Certification for e-bikes in the planning stage

Electric bicycles, such as e-bikes and hybrid e-bikes, will be subject to China Compulsory Certification in the future. Therefore, importing and distributing said products to China […]

Less Growth in the Auto Industry in Germany and China

After 5 years of growth, 2017 has so far seen a 3% drop in German car production to 2.9 million cars. Car exports also dropped by 2%. The VDA speculates that the drop was because of more cars […]

First Draft of Chinese Community Standards for Automotive Headlights Published

The China Certification Center for Automotive Products (CCAP) hosted a conference in Guangzhou last month under the title of “technical requirements for front-end headlights for motor vehicles”. Experts and high-ranking representatives […]

The CCAP has Opened a New Representative Office in Shanghai

On June 12, 2017 the China Certification Center for Automotive Products (CCAP) opened their new representative office in Shanghai. All applications for CCC certification are still being processed at their […]

China Will Take the Lead in the Electric Vehicles Market

During a visit from President Xi Jinping, German car manufacturer, Daimler, announced that it will be taking further strides with its electric car initiative in China. Along with […]

CNCA Announcement No 17 – Selection of Test Institutes and Test Labs for CCC Certification

On June 27, 2017 the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) published their 17th announcement for 2017. In the announcement they stated that the selection of the […]

CNCA sets new goals at the 10th World Accreditation Day

On June 9th 2017, the Chinese National Certification and Accreditation Administration(CNCA), who monitor the CCC certification; the mandatory product certification for importing products in China, celebrated its 10th ‘World Recognition […]

China’s trends for cars are shifting in different directions

Despite BMW’s declining sales in some of the typically larger car sales markets, like the USA, which saw an overall sales drop of 11%, figures released […]

Tesla planning to launch new manufacturing plant in China

With China vigorously pursuing a policy to increase the production of electric vehicles to help tackle the high levels of pollution, electric car manufacturer Tesla is preparing to launch a new […]

Implementation of Electric Car Quota in China Remains Unclear

Despite recent talks by the Government of Germany with China requesting a delay of the electric car quota in China for another year, the most recent […]

New CNCA Announcement Limits Accredited Labs for CCC Certification

According to CNCA announcement No. 16/2017 only accredited test labs can perform tests according to certain official GB standards for the CCC certification. As a result, companies like Zhejiang Lide Products Technology […]

Negotiations between China and Germany regarding the Electric Vehicle Quota is marking further progress

In Autumn 2016, The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology launched a green initiative whereby car manufacturers would collect credit points if they were to shift 8% of their […]

The CCAP Meets Regarding the Certification of Child Seats

On May 30, 2014, the Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) published the Implementation Rule “CNCA-C22-03: 2014″ for the CCC product certification of […]

AQSIQ Press Conference on Import Situation, Product Inspections and Quality of Imported Products in 2016

On May 18, 2017, the AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) held a press conference on the current import situation for the year 2016. Data […]

New regulation of GB18352.6 (Emissions) and NEV are relevant for complete car homologation

China is not only the largest market for automotive industry, but also the largest for production and sales of electric vehicles. In an effort to combat air […]

Volvo Recalls Truck Vehicles Due to Safety Risks

According to the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (AQSIQ) a recall plan was filed on May 27th, 2017 to […]

CCC Compulsory Certification for Small Electric Motors

Certain types electric motors are subject to the CCC certification and must be CCC certified in order to be legally imported and distributed in China. The determination if a […]

CNCA Implementation Rules for Household Appliances

The China Quality Certification Centre (CQC) website publishes new announcements about products that require CCC certification as well as products that can be certified with a Voluntary CQC Mark Certification. […]

China loosens Joint Venture restrictions leading to more opportunities for foreign automobile manufacturers

According to a new ‘roadmap’ released by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) in April, the Chinese administration will open up the restriction on joint venture ownership. This change […]

CNCA Announcement Number 10 of 2017

In the tenth announcement of 2017, the Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) published another new list of the accredited test labs. Not […]

CNCA Announcement No. 9 – Revision of 1,077 Standards in Progress

The CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) stated in its ninth announcement of April 12, 2017 that additional 1,077 mandatory standards will be updated in cooperation with […]

CCC Certification for Welding Machines

Welding machines are subject to CCC certification and must be certified according to the Chinese regulations in order to be legally imported into China. The regulations to which all […]

China takes over leading role in the field of electric mobility

We recently wrote about electric mobility market in China in our News Section. China not only is the biggest automotive market in the world, it is also leading […]

CCC: New GB Standard for License Plate Lighting

On July 1, 2017, the new GB standard for license plate lighting for motor vehicles comes into force, thus ultimately replacing the existing regulations. Since July 1, 2016, all […]

CNCA Announcement No. 7 – CNCA appoints the “National Center for Fire Engineering Technology” as an official point of reference for CCCF

In their seventh announcement of 2017, the CNCA announced their decision to appoint the “National Center for Fire Engineering Technology” as an official certification authority for the CCCF certification. […]

CNCA Announcement No. 6 – Further Checking of Test Laboratories

The CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) is constantly working to keep the quality of accredited testing laboratories at a high level. Especially […]

Launch of New Development Platform for Autonomous Driving in China

We recently wrote about autonomous driving in our News Section. The Chinese authorities had announced a new, more restrictive course. Due to concerns over safety, they will only […]

New Testing Zones for Autonomous Driving in China

The automotive industry faces major challenges. Not only are new manufacturers such as Tesla entering the market, but also the established OEM’s are investing billions in […]

CCC: 17th International Car Fair in Shanghai

The 2017 International Car Fair in Shanghai is one of the top automotive trade fairs. From April 21 to April 28, 2017 the trade fair in Shanghai will attract private […]

CNCA Withdraws License of Test Lab to Test Ceramic and Decoration Products

In their fifth announcement on February 8, 2017, the CNCA announced their decision to withdraw the license of one testing center in Guangzhou. Affected is the Guangzhou based testing laboratory “National […]

CNCA Announcement No. 4 – CNCA Partly Withdraws Authority from Inspection Centers

In their fourth announcement of February 7, 2017, the CNCA announced their decision to impose partial limitation of two inspection centers in the Sichuan province. Affected are the “Sichuan Institute of Electron […]

The 87th International Geneva Motor Show

In March 2017, one of the highlights of the automotive trade fair season took place. The International Geneva Motor Show was held from March 9th until 19th […]

CCC: CNCA Performs Random Checks

The purpose of the CCC certification is to ensure that products exported to China, sold in China and used in business activities in China, meet Chinese quality standards. […]

CCC: CNCA Publishes New List of Accredited Test Labs

The Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) published a revised list of accredited test labs in their second announcement for 2017, dated March 1st. The updated overview […]

New CCCF Regulations for Fire-Fighting Vehicles

Fire-fighting vehicles are subject to the CCC certification requirements in China according to “China Compulsory Certification Implementation Rules – Motor vehicle (fire truck)” CNCA-C11-01 / A1-2014. These […]

Change of Rules Regarding Air Quality in Vehicle Interior

In our News Section, we already informed you that the air quality in the vehicle interior cabin gains increasing attention by the Chinese authorities. The cabin air quality can […]

CFDA: China Focuses on the Registration of Medical Devices

For the next few years the Chinese government will focus on the development of the market for medical devices. This point was announced as a part […]

CCC: The CNCA Authorizes the CCAP to Conduct Complete Car Homologation

On March 24, 2017, the CNCA published its 33rd announcement for the year. In the announcement they extended the powers of the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) in respect to the complete […]

China might Relax Their Quotas for Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Sales

We recently wrote about the quotas in China for electric and hybrid vehicles in our News Section. The importance and sales volumes for electrical cars in […]

Faulty Airbags: Recall of BMW 3 Series and X5 Series in China

According to the AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine), BMW (China) Automotive Trading Co., Ltd. has been recalling several BMW 3 and X5 […]

CCCF for Fire Protection Clothing and Equipment

In our news section, we have written about the need for fire protection products as well as fire protection equipment to get CCCF certification for China. […]

HAF 604: China Plans to Build a Fleet of Floating Nuclear Power Plants

With the permission of the Chinese government the China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) started building the first floating nuclear power plant in November of 2016. […]

CFDA: New Provision for the Recall of Medical Devices Published

The latest revised regulations for the supervision and administration of medical devices was implemented on June 1, 2014 and includes requirements for the recall of medical […]

CCC: 68th Toy Fair 2017 in Nuremberg

This year one of the most important events in the toy industry, the 68th Spielwarenmesse 2017, took place at the Nuremberg Exhibition Grounds in Nuremberg, Germany […]

CCCF: China Increases the Quality Control of Fire Protection Products

On January 5, 2016 the CCCF administration announced that the standards for fire protection products will be subject to greater verification. With view to World Consumer […]

CCC Training in Cooperation with the TÜV Academy

At the end of March 2017 we will offer you two training courses in cooperation with TÜV Academy at TÜV Süd Akademie in Munich, Germany focusing […]

HAF-604: China Will Continue to be an Attractive Market for Suppliers of Nuclear Facilities and Components in the Future

According to a study by BMI Research, China could be the world’s largest producer of nuclear power by 2026, surpassing the current world leader USA. In […]

China Cracks Down on Subsidy Fraud by Alternatively Driven Vehicle Manufacturers

The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has convicted seven manufacturers of alternatively driven vehicles of subsidy fraud. This sent a clear message that […]

CCC: New GB Standard, Implementation Rules and Electromagnetic Compatibility Certification Rules for Lights and Electrical Supply Track Systems for Luminaires.

On January 1, 2017 the new GB standard GB7000.1-2015 went into effect. Initially released on December 12, 2016, it replaces the previous standard GB7000.1-2007. The GB […]

Taiwan Certification: Article about Taiwan Certification for Automobiles and Automotive Parts Published in “In-Compliance Magazine”

On January 31, 2017 In-Compliance Magazine published an article about the Taiwan Certification of automotive parts on its website. The article was written by Mr. Julian […]

Jaguar Land Rover Recalls Vehicles in China

Jaguar Land Rover will start a recall of 6,439 vehicles in China. The reason for the recall is to replace defective safety belts, which reportedly may […]

China is a Sales Guarantor for German Automotive Manufacturers

The Chinese automotive market has become increasingly important for German automotive manufacturers in recent years. Ernst & Young reported that in the year 2016 approximately 34 […]

Less Accidents Expected by 2025 Due to Connected Mobility

According to a joint study (“Connected Car Effect 2025”) by the automotive supplier Bosch and the consultancy company Prognos, the increasing networking of vehicles will lead […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Motorbikes and Mopeds

On August 22, 2017 new GB Standards regarding the “Limits and Measurement Methods for Emissions from Motorcycles and Mopeds” will be released and will replace the […]

CCC: Statutory Minimum Quota for Electric Cars in China

In our news section we have written about the fact that the sales of electric cars in China have been on a steady increase since 2015. […]

US-Chip Giant Intel Becomes New Investor in HERE Maps

According to media reports in January of 2017, the German premium car manufacturers Audi, BMW and Daimler won the US chip giant Intel as a new […]

CNCA: Announcement No. 1, 2017 on Restructuring and Reformation of the CCC Certification for Motor Vehicles

On January 3, 2017, the CNCA published its first announcement (Announcement No. 1, 2017) of the year. With the announcement, the authority confirmed their commitment to […]

CCC: Chinese New Year Celebration 2017

The Chinese authorities will shut down for several days during the Chinese New Year. A CCAP press release states, that business will be closed in the […]

China Charges Special Tax on Luxury Cars

China has decided to charge a special tax of 10% for luxury cars. This new tax became effective into force on December 1, 2016. The reasoning […]

CES 2017: Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

The CES (Consumer Electronics Show) will once again take place in Las Vegas in 2017. The fair officially starts on January 5, 2017 and will lasts […]

CCC: Amendment and Optimization of Regulations by CNCA

On December 20, 2016 the CNCA announced that the regulations for CCC certification will be revised and optimized in the near future. It is not yet […]

CCC: Chinese Authorities Closed During New Year

At the turn of the year from 2016 to 2017 the Chinese authorities and certification bodies will be closed for a few days. Chinese authorities and […]

CCC: A growing Number of Automotive Suppliers Open Manufacturing Facilities in China

In 2016 many automotive suppliers opened new production facilities in China, and even more are planned for 2017. The growing number of factories is a direct […]

CCC: Update to the New CNCA Implementation Rules

As already reported in previous news, the update of existing CCC certificates to the new Implementation Rules must be completed before the end of 2016. This […]

CCC: Article About CCC-Certification Published on COMPLIANCEGATE

On December 14, 2016 the online platform “COMPLIANCEGATE” published an article about CCC-certification, written by Mr. Julian Busch CEO of the MPR China Certification GmbH/ China […]

CCC: Every third Car is Sold to China

As previously mentioned in our news articles, the Chinese market is form huge importance for the German car manufacturers. Globally the Chinese automotive market represents over […]

CCC: Musical Instruments and Sound and Video Equipment are Subject to CCC-Certification

Just as with the variety of products which are produced for the automotive industry, many products that can be found in every household and daily life […]

BMW and Rolls-Royce Recalls Cars in China

Recently, BMW and its subsidiary Rolls-Royce launched a major recall of 33,600 cars. The reason for this was due to defective airbags. A programming error of […]

CCC: Children’s Bicycles and Tricycles Need CCC Certification

Similar to toy products, children’s bicycles and tricycles (age 4-8 years) are required to get CCC certification to be sold into the Chinese market. The relevant […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for Brake Hoses

In a previous news article, we have informed you that the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) has published a total of 15 new Implementation […]

CCC: Los Angeles Auto Show

This year Los Angeles Auto Show takes place November 18-27, 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The exhibition is one of the most important and […]

China Remains the Most Important Growth and Sales Market for German Automotive Manufacturers

China has been the most important market for German automotive manufacturers. As early as 2009, China replaced the US as the world’s largest automotive market. In […]

CCC: New GB-Standard for Installation of the External Lighting and Light-Signaling Devices for Motor Vehicles and Trailers Effective

As we have announced in an earlier news, the SAC (Standardization Administration of China) published a new version of the national GB standard GB4785-2007 for the […]

CCC: CCC Modification Approval must Completed by the End of 2016

As we have mentioned in our news before, all CCC certificates in the categories affected by the update of regulations such as interior trimming products and […]

Meeting between CVC and MPR China Certification GmbH

On November 1, 2016 a meeting took place between Mr. Deng Junyong, the General Manager and Senior Engineer of the Vkan Certification & Testing Co., Ltd. […]

CCC Training in Cooperation with the TÜV Academy

On the November 2, 2016 we offered a CCC training course “Certification Requirements and Procedures in the People’s Republic of China (CCC certification).” The next day, […]

CCAP publishes Article on its Website about the Opening of the Representative Office in the Premises of MPR China Certification GmbH

As already reported on our website, the first representative office outside of China of the China Certification Centre for Automotive Products (CCAP) was opened on October […]

CCC: New implementation Rules for Safety Glass

China’s demand for safety glass from Europe and the US continues to grow. Chinese companies continue to rely on safety glass from foreign manufacturers for quality […]

“China in Focus” Lecture at IHK Außenwirtschaftstag – November 24, 2016 in Giessen, Germany

The People’s Republic China remains the second largest and most dynamic economy in the world after the United States. China is the second largest buyer of […]

CCC: CCC Certification for Child Safety Seats

As we previously wrote about in our news section CCC Certification for child safety seats in motor vehicles is mandatory. All forms of child restraint systems […]

IZB October 2016: Show Appearance of CCAP and MPR China Certification GmbH

As we previously announced the China Certification Center for Automotive Products (CCAP), and MPR China Certification GmbH shared a booth at the International Suppliers Fair (IZB) […]

CCC: SEMA/AAPEX Show in Las Vegas

The SEMA/AAPEX Show will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show is one of the most important premier automotive trade events in the […]

CCC: Safety Belts for Motor Vehicle

Safety belts are given the same high priority in China as they are in Europe or the US. The understanding of what constitutes a seatbelt, the […]

CCC: Chinese Authorities Closed in Week 40 for Annual Holiday (“Golden Week”)

On October 1, 2016 the People`s Republic of China celebrated its 67th “National Day” which marks the start of “Golden Week.” In celebration of “Golden Week” […]

CCC: IAA 2016, the 66th Commercial Vehicles Fair in Hannover, Germany

Hannover in Germany was the venue of the IAA Commercial Vehicle Fair in 2016. From September 22 – 29 more than 2000 exhibitors from 52 countries […]

CCC: Automechanika fair 2016 in Frankfurt

The Automechanika fair took place from September 13-17, 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. During the 5 days, over 136,000 visitors from 170 countries attended. There […]

CCC: On-Market Random Sample Tests for Toys

In determining if CCC certification is required for a toy it is important to consider the minimum age for use. If the minimum age is 14 […]

CCC: Interior Trimming Parts of Electric Vehicles

In our news section, we have recently informed you about the fact that the sales of electric cars in China have been increasing since summer of […]

CCC: Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival May Lead to Delays in CCC Certification

On Friday, September 16, 2016 the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival will take place. Commonly known as the Moon-Festival this holiday spans an entire week. According an official […]

CEL: New Layout with QR-Code for the China Energy Label Effective

As already announced in an earlier news, the new layout for the China Energy Label (CEL) was introduced at the annual Energy Efficiency Conference in Beijing […]

AQSIQ: BMW Recalls Some of Their M5 and M6 Series Vehicles in China

According to an announcement from September 1, 2016 published by the AQSIQ, the German car manufacturer BMW will be recalling some of their M5 and M6 […]

CCC: Article about CCC-Certification for Automobiles and Automotive parts published in In-Compliance Magazine

On August 31, 2016 In-Compliance Magazine published an article about the CCC-certification of automobiles and automotive parts on its website. The article was written by Mr. […]

CCC: The CCC Certification for Caravans and Trailers

The 55th Caravan Salon exhibition will take place in Düsseldorf, Germany. The exhibition is one of the most important and largest trade fairs in the field […]

AQSIQ: Regulatory Changes for the Import of Solid Scrap Materials and Used Mechanical and Electronic Products

The Chinese authority AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) is responsible for the registration of all exporters who want to import recyclable materials […]

CQC: CQC Certification for Electric Vehicles

In China not only the sales for cars with combustion engine have risen since summer 2015, but also the sales of electric cars. The reason for […]

CFDA: Priority Review Procedure for Medical Devices

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) issued a draft of regulation for priority review for medical device manufacturers. The circular proposes the qualifying criteria, process […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Safety Signs and Information Symbols in Buses

The Chinese Administration SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) issued a new GB Standard GB30678-2014 for “Safety Signs and Information Symbols in Buses” […]

CFDA: Strict Regulations for the Producers of Sunscreen Products

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) published an announcement that they will proceed more rigorous against producers of sunscreen products, if their products are not […]

October 2016 Paris Motor Show

The Paris Motor Show, also known as the “Mondial de l`Automobile” will take place from October 1-16, 2016. The car show only happens every two years. […]

CCC: New GB Standard for License Plate Illumination Effective July 1, 2016

The Chinese Administration SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) issued a new GB Standard for “photometric characteristics of devices for the illumination of […]

Growing Auto Market in China

The vehicle sales in China increased in June. In the first six months of 2016 significantly more cars were sold compared to the same time frame […]

CCC: GB 4706.15-2008 Becomes Compulsory for Pet Hair Dryers in 2017

According to the CNCA Announcement No. 17 from July 18, 2016 certification authorities and manufacturers have agreed on certification of hair dryers for pets to protect […]

The International Symposium on Auto Testing was held in Tianjin

From July 5-6, 2016 the “2016 International Symposium on Auto Testing Technology” was held by the “China Automotive Technology and Research Center” (CATARC) and SAE-China Auto […]

The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicle Exhibit in Hanover (2016)

The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicle exhibition will take place in Hannover, Germany. The exhibition is one of the most important trade fairs in the field of […]

CCC: Article Regarding CCC Certification, Published on “AutomotiveNL”

The regional manager for Benelux MPR China Certification GmbH, Mr. Edwin ter Burg has recently published an article about CCC certification for automotive manufacturers and suppliers. […]

CQC: New Implementation Rules for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Conductive Charging Systems for Electric Vehicles

As announced by the SAC (Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China) and the AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the […]

CFDA: Contribution to the clarification of outstanding issues regarding cosmetic products

The “China Association of Fragrance Flavor and Cosmetic Industries” has made a contribution to the clarification of outstanding issues in cosmetic products. They took a stand […]

CQC: New Certification for the Cleanliness of Raw Materials in Toys

On June 17, 2016, the first certificates for the material cleanliness of toys were officially handed over to 14 manufacturers by the CQC (China Quality Certification […]

CAPE 2016 – The 14th China (Guangzhou) International Auto Parts Expo 2016

The 14th China (Guangzhou) International Auto Parts Expo (CAPE) organized by Frist-Class Exhibitions (FCE) took place from June 8-10, 2016 at the Poly World Trade Expo […]

CFDA: CFDA Releases New Self-Assessment Reporting Requirements for Medical Device Distributors

On June 7, 2016, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) released the Notice on Regulating Distribution Activities in Medical Device Circulation. This Notice requires that […]

CCC: Modification Approval Prerequisite for CCC Update

All manufacturers that have CCC certificates are obligated to update their existing certificates to the new CNCA implementation rules to remain in compliance. Companies whose certificates […]

CCAP Becomes a Member of the “China Association of Automobile Manufacturers”

As the first certification authority in China, the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) became a member of the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). […]

New GB/T Standard (GB/T 32580.301-2016) published

A new GB/T Standard (GB/T 32580) was issued on April 6, 2016 and will be implemented on November 1, 2016. This standard contains the requirements for […]

The International Forum on Chinese Automotive Certification and Accreditation (IFCACA) took place in the course of the “World Certification Day”.

The IFCACA (International Forum on Chinese Automotive Certification and Accreditation) took place on June 6, 2016. The event happened in parallel with “World Certification Day” in […]

CFDA: New Regulations for the Certification of Denture Implants and 5 additional Products have been published

The CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration) published revised versions of the regulations, which are dealing with the technical verification for the registration of 6 products, […]

CRCC: Joint Event of the Chinese Authorities on the „World Accreditation Day“

The “World Accreditation Day” was founded by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) in order to strengthen the awareness regarding […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for Alarm Products for Vehicles

The new Implementation Rule CNCA-C19-01:2014 for the CCC certification of alarm products for vehicles was announced on July 16, 2014 and implemented on September 1, 2014 […]

CEL: New Layout with QR-Code for the China Energy Label Announced

The new layout for the China Energy Label (CEL) was introduced at the annual Energy Efficiency Conference, held in Beijing at the end of May 2016. […]

CQC: Additional GB/T Standards for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Electric Vehicles Planned

The National Automotive Standardization Technical Committee has been collecting expert`s proposals for further expanding the existing GB/T standards for the voluntary CQC Mark Certification of electric […]

CFDA: CFDA Releases the 2015 Annual Report for Medical Device Registration

Recently the CFDA released the “2015 Annual Report for Medical Device Registration”, which includes the overview of medical device registration for 2015. Overall in 2015, the […]

CCC: China Remains the Largest Growth Market for Premium Auto Manufacturers

The year 2015 was extremely profitable for the premium auto manufacturers Mercedes, Audi and BMW. All of them were able to post record-breaking sales figures. The […]

CFDA: 21st China Beauty Expo Held in Shanghai

From May 18th-20th, 2016 the 21st China’s Beauty Expo (CBE), a beauty and cosmetic fair was held in Shanghai. This is one of the most important […]

CFDA Announces 186 New Industry Standards for Medical Products

Certain medical products and devices are required to have prior approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can be sold […]

CCC: New Version of GB Standard GB 18296 for Automobile Fuel Tanks to be Announced

The Chinese authority SAC (Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China) is obtaining relevant expert statements in order to update GB 18296-2001 (safety property requirements […]

CQC: New GB Standard for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of V-Belts for Motorcycles

Starting June 6, 2016 a new GB Standard for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification V-belts for motorcycles will be implemented. The new GB standard GB/T 18860-2015 […]

CQC: New GB Standards for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Tyre Valves

Starting January 1, 2017 three new GB Standards for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of tyre valves will be implemented: “GB/T 1796.1-2016 Tyre valves – Part […]

CQC: New GB Standard for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Communication Protocols Between Off-Board Conductive Charger and Battery Management System for Electric Vehicle

In addition to the new GB standards for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of “Conductive Charging Systems for Electric Vehicles” (GB/T18487-2015) and “Connection Sets of Conductive […]

CCC: Beijing Motor Show 2016

The Beijing Motor Show was held in China from April 25 to May 4, 2016. The show is known as one of the leading motor shows […]

CQC: New GB-Standard for Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Connection Set for Conductive Charging of Electric Vehicles

As previously announced, the SAC (Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China) and AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s […]

CCC: New GB-Standard for Installation of the External Lighting and Light-Signaling Devices for Motor Vehicles and Trailers Close to be Released

The SAC (Standardization Administration of China) is working on a new version of the national GB standard GB4785-2007 for the prescription for installation of external lighting […]

CCC: New GB-Standard for Limits of Fuel Consumption for Light Duty Commercial Vehicles

The SAC (Standardization Administration of China) has released the new GB standard GB20997-2015 for the limits of fuel consumption for light duty commercial vehicles on December […]

CCC: CQC Announcement about the New Regulations for Automotive Parts

In its announcement of March 3, 2016 the CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin.: 中国质量认证中心) has again referred to the regulatory changes of the CCC certification. […]

CFDA: Meeting of Delegations of EU Commission and CFDA in Beijing

As announced on the website of the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) a meeting of the EU-China Working Group on pharmaceuticals was held in Beijing […]

CQC: Voluntary CQC Mark Certification for Electrical Machines and Controllers for Electric Vehicles

In our news from December 2015 we have informed you about the recorded high sales figures for the Chinese electric vehicle market. The Chinese authorities are […]

Strengthening Cooperation with the CCAP

For many years MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation have been working closely together with the CCAP (Certification Centre for Automotive Products). October 16 […]

CQC: New Implementation Rules for Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of Electronic Products

On March 21, 2016 the CQC (China Quality Certification Centre) issued an overview of the latest Implementation Rules for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of electronic […]

CCC: New Details Published for the Certification of Extension Cables

According to the announcement No. 3 of the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) published January 8, 2016 additional GB standards […]

CQC: New Standards for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of AC Motors

The old Implementation Rules CNCA-V01-013:2003 for the voluntary CQC Mark Certification of AC Motors have been replaced by the new version of the CQC (China Quality […]

CCC: Door locks in sliding doors are now subject to certification

In 2015 the new implementation rules for „Door Locks and Door Retention Systems“ (CNCA-C11-10: 2014) have replaced the old regulations CNCA-02C-061: 2005. The underlying GB standard […]

CCC: Compulsory Implementation of New Regulations for CCC Certification of Products with Converter by 2017

The CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) announcement No. 3 in 2016 included a regulatory change making CCC certification for electronic products with a converter mandatory in […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for Vehicle Horns

In the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) announcement No. 31 of 2014 the new CNCA Implementation Rules for vehicle horns […]

CQC: New Implementation Rules for Light Sockets

The CNCA announcement No. 28 of 2015 for the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification of spare parts of CCC compulsory products revokes the announcement No. 6 of […]

CCC: Amended Minimum Size Requirements for CCC Certification of Interior Trimming Parts

The new Implementing Rules for the CCC certification for Interior Trimming Parts, published in August of 2014, have led to a substantial increase in certification applications […]

CCC: Updated Implementation Rules for Brake Hoses

In a previous news article, we informed you about the 15 new implementation rules for the CCC Certification of automotive components which were implemented in August […]

CCC: New GB Standards for Adapters (GB2099.3-2015) and Extension Cables (GB2099.7-2015) Released

According to the announcement No. 3 of the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) from January 8, 2016 additional GB standards […]

CCC: Household Devices with USB Charging Port Must be in Accordance with CCC regulation

According to the announcement No. 2 of the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) from January 6, 2016, household devices with […]

CFDA: Chinese Product Names Compulsory for Foreign Medical Devices

Starting April 1, 2016, all foreign medical devices are currently registered or that will be registered with the CFDA in China will need a Chinese product […]

The 86th International Geneva Motor Show

This year the Geneva Motor Show is once again one of the highlights of the automotive exhibition season. The 86th International Geneva Motor Show will take […]

CQC: New GB-Standard for Voluntary Certification of Conductive Charging Systems for Electric Vehicles

In their announcement No. 40 from December 28, 2015 the SAC (Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China) and AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for Door Locks and Door Retention Systems

New Implementation Rules for Door Locks and Retention Systems (CNCA-C11-10: 2014) were issued by the CNCA in 2014 and made effective January 1, 2015. Initial CCC […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Busbar Trunking Systems (Busways)

On May 5, 2015 the new GB standard GB7251.6-2015 “low-voltage switchgear and control equipment part 6: busbar trunking systems (busways)” was issued by the Chinese certification […]

CCC: Update of Implementation Rules for Luminaries

The detailed Implementation Rules for luminaries were published in September of 2014 by the Chinese Certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre). Before the CNCA has […]

IZB October 2016: China Certification Corporation and CCAP will be jointly represented at the IZB -International Suppliers Fair- in Wolfsburg, Germany

China Certification Corporation and the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) will be jointly represented at the IZB (International Suppliers Fair; www.izb-online.com/en) in Wolfsburg, Germany. […]

CCC: New GB Standard Implemented for Toys

The new GB standards for toy safety (GB 6675.1-2014, GB 6675.2-2014, GB 6675.3-2014, GB 6675.4-2014) were released on May 6, 2014 and became effective on January […]

CCC: Chinese New Year 2016 Impact on Ongoing Certification Processes

According to the Chinese calendar, February the 8, 2016 is the official start of the New Year. The celebration of the New Year is the most […]

CQC: Updated Standards for the CCC Certification of Household Electrical Appliances, Water Heater, Gas Fired Heating, and Hot Water Combi-Boilers

Two new standards were announced in 2015 in regards to household electrical appliances, water heaters, gas fired heating and hot water combi-boilers. The first announcement was […]

CCC: Additional Regulations for Architectural Laminated Glass

In the fourth quarter of 2015 the AQSIQ made random inspections of architectural laminated glass used in buildings. Their findings showed higher risks than were originally […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules and GB-Standards for Tires

The Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) released the new implementation rules CNCA-C12-01:2015 for product certification of tires on September 8, 2015. The new […]

Chinese Electric Vehicle Market Recorded High Sales Figures in 2015

The Chinese news agency Xinhua published an article saying that in 2015 more electric vehicles have been sold in the P.R. China than in the US. […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Seats and Headrests

After the new implementation rules for seats and headrests (CNCA-C11-12:2014) came into effect on January 1st, 2015 new GB Standards are on the way now. The […]

CCC: Mandatory CCC certification for Interior Trimming Products

In the beginning of 2015, the Chinese certification authorities have issued new Implementation Rules Rules for interior trimming material which include new products that will now […]

CCC: New Regulations Change the Annual Follow-Up Inspection Requirements

Previously we informed you about the new Implementation Rules for automotive parts released by the Chinese administration. All existing CCC certificates must be updated to the […]

CCC- Individual Preparation for the Factory Inspection (Pre-Audit)

As part of our all-inclusive package for initial CCC certification China Certification Corporation always offer an additional preparation audit (pre-audit) to its customers. During the pre-audit […]

CCC: New CCC Regulations for Safety Belts

In a previous news article we informed you about the 15 new implementation rules for the CCC Certification of automotive components which were implemented in August […]

CCC: Training in Munich in Cooperation with the TUV Academy

On November 23, 2015 we will conduct a CCC training course in Munich: “Well-Informed about China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) – Certification Requirements and Procedures in the […]

New Industry Standard for Fuel Tanks published

Since October 14, 2015 draft version of a new industry standard for the fuel tanks in motor vehicles has been published. At this time the new […]

CCC: GB Standard for Illumination of Rear Registration Plates Updated

The Chinese Administration SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) issued on October 9, 2015 a new GB Standard (GB stands for Guobiao, or […]

CCC: New GB Standard GB 32086-2015 for Specific Automobile Interior Trimming Parts in M3 vehicles (busses)

Short time ago the Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China (SAC in Chinese: 国家标准化管理委员会) published a new GB Standard for certain automobile interior trimming […]

CCC: Updated GB Standards for Plugs and Socket-outlets for Household and similar Purposes

The Chinese Administration SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) recently announced a new and updated version of their GB standard for Plugs and […]

CCC: Updated Regulations for Small Power Motors

The Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published 17 new Implementation Rules affecting CCC Certification of various products last year (2014). You can read more […]

CCC: New CCC Regulations for Fuel Tanks

Some time ago we have already published news regarding the 15 new implementation rules for the CCC Certification of automotive components implemented in August 2014 by […]

Daimler CEO expects growth in China in 2016

At the International Automobile Exhibition IAA that took place from 17 to 27 September 2015 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, the CEO of Daimler AG, Mr. […]

CQC: CQC publishes new Version of Regulations for Charging Systems of Electric Vehicles

The Chinese Administration CQC (China Quality Certification Centre (chin.: 中国质量认证中心)) recently published a new version of regulations regarding cables which are used for charging systems in […]

CCC: Updated Regulations for Electric Power Tools

The Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published 17 new regulations („Implementation Rules“) affecting the CCC Certification of various products in the middle of 2014. […]

“Connected Car” as the focus of this year’s IAA in Frankfurt am Main

From 17 to 27 September 2015 the International Automobile Exhibition IAA again took place in the exhibition centre of Frankfurt am Main, Germany. This year, the […]

CCC: Update of CCC Certificates for Audio and Video Products

In an earlier news (CCC: New Chinese Regulations for Audio and Video Products) we informed you that the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for CCC Certification of Vehicles

The Implementation Rules are the foundation of the CCC certification. They define the certification necessity, the process of certification and the required marking of the product […]

CCC: Update of CCC Regulations for Seats and Headrests

In an earlier news we have informed you that the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) has implemented 15 new implementation rules for the CCC […]

CCC: New Rules and Standards for Interior Trimming Parts

Recently, the Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published a lot of new implementation rules for CCC certification of interior trimming parts for the […]

CFDA: Article Regarding the Certification of Medical Devices in China, Published in “In Compliance” Magazine

Mr. Julian Busch CEO of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation recently wrote an article regarding the Certification of medical devices in China. This […]

CCC: Update of Certificates for Automotive Components Required by January 1, 2017

In September 2014 the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) announced new regulations for CCC certification of automotive components, which have been in effect since January 1, […]

CFDA Issues Three Appendixes for Good Manufacturing Practice for Medical Devices

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA, chin: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) recently formulated and issued three appendixes for good manufacturing practice for medical devices. The purpose is to […]

CCC: Next Training Course in Cooperation with TUV Academy

Our next CCC training course will take place September 24, 2015 in Frankfurt am Main. It is titled “Fully Informed for China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) – […]

CFDA: CFDA Issues Working Procedures for the Audit of Quality Management Systems for the Registration of Medical Devices

Certain medical products and devices are required to have CFDA registration prior approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can […]

CFDA: CFDA Issues Rules for Classification of Medical Devices

Certain medical products and devices are required to have prior approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can be imported, […]

CCC: CCC Certification for Child Safety Seats Mandatory After September 1, 2015

As we previously stated in our news section (CCC: Expiration of Deadlines for Updating CCC Certificates) CCC Certification for child safety seats in motor vehicles will […]

CCC: CNCA Publishes Allocation Table for HS-Code and Marking of Products

The Chinese CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration, in Chinese: 中国国家认证认可监督管理委员会) recently published an allocation table which consists of HS-Codes and product descriptions. The purpose is to […]

CFDA: The CFDA Issues an Announcement regarding the Filing of Records for Clinical Trials of Medical Products and Devices

Certain medical products and devices are required to have registration of medical devices approval by the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA, Chinese: 国 家 食 […]

“National Stage V Emission Standard” Required for Heavy Duty Vehicles in Beijing

High concentrations of toxins in the air have become a well-known problem for China in recent years. The implementation of tighter emission standards and the introduction […]

CFDA: CFDA Issues Measures for Unannounced Inspection of Drugs and Medical Devices

Certain medical products and devices are required to have CFDA registration approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can be […]

CQC: Published Article Regarding “The Benefits of CQC Certification for China”

Previously, we informed you that in April of 2015 the executive director of MPR China Certification GmbH, Mr. Julian Busch, submitted an article regarding the “The […]

CQC: Changes in the Voluntary CQC Mark Certification for Road and Street Lighting

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin. „中国质量认证中心“) regularly publishes new announcements on their official website regarding products that fall under the mandatory […]

CCC: Expiration of Deadlines for Updating CCC Certificates

During the past years the Chinese authorities CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) and SAC (Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China) have issued many new […]

CQC: CQC Published Information on GB Standards for Industrial Terminal Blocks

The CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, in Chinese: 中国 质量 认证 中心), recently published a notification on the updated safety regulations for the certification of industrial […]

CQC: CQC Published Information on GB Standards for the CCC Certification of Household and Electrical Appliances, Vacuum Cleaners and Water Suction Appliances

The CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, in Chinese: 中国 质量 认证 中心), recently published an updated GB Standard for household and similar electrical appliances, vacuum cleaners […]

CQC: The CQC Publishes Information about the GB Standard for Covers of Switchgear and Control Gear Assemblies

The CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, in Chinese: 中国 质量 认证 中心), recently published a notification of an updated GB-Standard for “covers of low-voltage switchgear and […]

CCC: Quicker factory audits through cooperation between CCAP and MPR China Certification GmbH

On 1st of July, 2015 the general manager of the subsidiary of MPR China Certification GmbH in Beijing, Ms. Li Huan and board member Wu Qiang […]

CCC: CQC Publishes Additional Requirements for Car Manufacturers regarding New Implementation Rules

In June of 2015, the Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, in Chinese: 中国质量认证中心) published an announcement on their website regarding the recently published […]

CQC: CQC is Launching a Nationwide Campaign for “World Accreditation Day”

On June 9, 2015 the CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, Chinese .: 中国 质量 认证 中心) organized a nationwide campaign in recognition of “World Accreditation Day,” […]

NTCAS: NTCAS Announces Implementation of New GB Standards for Electric Vehicles

According to a recent statement on their website, the National Technical Committee of Auto Standardization (NTCAS) will establish a series of new GB Standards in regards […]

CFDA: CFDA Issues Technical Guideline for Clinical Evaluation of Medical Devices

Certain medical products and devices are required to have CFDA registration prior approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can […]

CQC: CQC Voluntary Certification of Batteries for Electric Vehicles

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, in Chinese: 中国 质量 认证 中心) recently published standards and regulations for batteries and battery systems of […]

AQSIQ: New Regulation for the Administration of Defective Products at State Sampling Inspections

In May of 2015 the Chinese authority AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, in Chinese: 中华人民共和国国家质量监督检验检疫总局) published a notice on its website regarding […]

CCC: Updated GB Standards for electrical vehicles

As the automobile industry focuses more and more on electric vehicles, new and updated safety requirements will be implemented. On May 15, 2015 the SAC (Standardization […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Specific Automobile Interior Trimming Parts in M3 vehicles (busses)

The Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China (SAC in Chinese: 国家标准化管理委员会) recently published a new GB Standard for certain automobile interior trimming parts in […]

CNAS: Standardization of Certifications Abroad and Increasing Inspections

The CNAS (China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment, Chinese: 中国合格评定国家认可委员会) is the national accreditation body in China that is responsible for the accreditation of certification […]

CCC: Application of Marking Permissions Directly at CCAP or CQC Now Possible

In an earlier news article entitled “CCC: Changes in CCC Marking Regulations,” we informed you that the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) announced changes […]

CCC: New Guidelines for the Illumination of Rear Registration Plates

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Center) announced, that a new GB Standard (GB stands for Guobiao, or “National Standard”) for “photometric characteristics of […]

CQC: Article Regarding “The Benefits of CQC Certification for China”

In April of 2015 the executive director of MPR China Certification GmbH, Mr. Julian Busch submitted an article regarding the “The Benefits of CQC Certification for […]

CQC: Voluntary Mark Certification for Electronic Products in Vehicles

The Chinese certification authority CQC regularly publishes new announcements on their official website regarding products that fall under the mandatory CCC certification as well as products that can […]

CQC: Voluntary CQC Mark Certification for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations and Plugs

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin. „中国质量认证中心“) regularly publishes new announcements on their official website regarding products that fall under the mandatory […]

CCC: CCC-Training in Cooperation with TUV Academy

Our last CCC training course “Fully Informed for China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) – Certification Requirements and Procedures in the field of Automotive,” took place on April […]

CFDA: CFDA Announces 90 Additional New Industry Standards for Medical Products

Certain medical products and devices are required to have prior approval by the CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) before they can be sold […]

CCC: New CCC Regulations for Power Switches and Electrical Connections for Electrical Components

The Chinese certifying authority the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) recently introduced changes to the implementation rules for power switches and electrical connections. Current CCC certificate […]

CCC: Compulsory Implementation of New Regulations by January 1, 2017

The new Implementation Rules for CCC certification of automotive components were published by the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) in September of 2014.They have been in […]

CCC: CCC Certification for Child Safety Seats in Motor Vehicles will be Mandatory After September 1, 2015

As we previously stated in our news section, CCC Certification for child safety seats in motor vehicles will be mandatory starting September 1, 2015. All forms […]

CCC: CCC for Welding Machines

In 2009 the Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) published the GB standard (GB15578-2008) on Safety Requirements for […]

CCC: New Requirements for Annual Follow Up Certification

In January 2015 the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published new Implementation Rules for CCC certification of automotive components. The new rules include significant changes that […]

CFDA: The CFDA Implements New Guiding Opinions on Enhancing the Construction of Food and Drug Inspection and Testing System

The Chinese certification authority CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration) has been in existence since 2013, replacing the institution that was formerly known as SFDA (China […]

China Certification Corporation at the Job Fair „jobmesse deutschland“ 2015 in Frankfurt

March 21-22, 2015, China Certification Corporation participated at the job fair “jobmesse deutschland” in Frankfurt, Germany. During these two days, candidates with different qualifications and backgrounds […]

Presentation Regarding CCC Certification at the Chamber of Commerce Giessen-Friedberg

On March 17, 2015 a representative of China Certification Corporation gave a presentation regarding CCC certification and the related challenges, during the “China Working Group” conference […]

CCC: CCC Certification Needed for Canopies

In January 2015, the certification authorities have issued new Implementation Rules for interior trimming material, which include new products that will now be required to have […]

CCC: CCC Certification needed for Steering Wheels

The CCC certification is based on two documents: The GB Standard (GB stands for “Guobiao”, or “National Standard”) and the corresponding Implementation Rules. In our news […]

CCC: New GB-Standard Published for Thermal Links

On December 31, 2013 the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) in cooperation with the SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) announced […]

CCC: New GB-Standard Published for Switches and Similar Fixed Household Electrical Installations

On September 3, 2014 The Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) in cooperation with the SAC (Standardization Administration of the Peoples Republic of China) announced […]

CCC: First Implementation Rules Published by CCAP & CQC Regarding the CCC-Certification

The Chinese Certification Authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) recently published 15 new implementation rules for CCC certification of automotive parts. In January of 2015 the […]

CFDA: New Regulation Published for Quality Management of Medical Devices

An ageing population and improved living standards have created a strong demand for medical devices in China. The safety of those products is ensured by the […]

Article About the Extended AQSIQ-Product Catalogue for Recycling Materials Published in “Der Metallhandel”

In the January/February 2015 edition of the magazine “Der Metallhandel”, published by German metal distributors e.V., the executive director of the MPR China Certification GmbH, Mr. […]

New GB Standard for Lithium Ion Cells and Batteries Published

On December 05, 2014 the Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin. „中国质量认证中心“) published a new GB Standard (GB31241-2014) for Lithium ion cells and […]

New Program to Improve Competition for Luxury Cars in China

In April 2015, the Chinese certification authorities announced a pilot program which will take place within Shanghai’s free trade zone. This program will allow unauthorized dealers […]

Application for CCC Certificate Extensions: Minimum 90 Days Prior to Expiration Date

The Chinese certification authority CCAP (“China Certification Centre for Automotive Products”, Chinese: 中汽认证中心) has emphasized that certificate holders of valid CCC certificates need to apply for […]

CCC: Training course in Cooperation with TUV Academy

Our next CCC training course will take place March 26, 2015 in Berlin. It is called “Fully Informed for China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) – Certification Requirements […]

CCC Certification Presentation at the Chamber of Commerce Giessen-Friedberg

On March 17, 2015 China Certification Corporation will give a presentation regarding CCC certification at the Chamber of Commerce Gießen-Friedberg taking place during the “20. Working […]

New GB Standard for Ice Cream Machines from January 2016

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Center) announced in mid-January 2015 that a new GB standards (GB stands for Guobiao, or “National Standard”) for […]

AQSIQ: Article About Exporting Recycling Material to China Published in the Journal “RECYCLING magazin”

The German journal “RECYCLING magazin” recently interviewed Mr. Julian Busch, the CEO of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation for an article regarding AQSIQ […]

Extended AQSIQ Product Catalogue for Recycling Materials 2015

The Chinese certification authority AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) announced on December 31, 2014 the extension of the product catalogue for the […]

CCC: CNCA Publishes List with HS Codes for CCC Mandatory Products

The Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration, in Chinese: 中国国家认证认可监督管理委员会) has recently published a list on its website which defines the customs tariff numbers […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Seats and Their Anchorages

The Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China (SAC) recently published a new GB Standard for the “Strength of the seats and their anchorages of […]

CCC: Change Management According to the CCC Regulations

Manufacturers who have gone through the initial CCC certification process have taken the first big step to sell their products into China. However, it is important […]

CCC: GB Standards for Interior Air Quality of Vehicles

Air pollution and high concentrations of toxins in the air have become a huge problem for China in recent years. The Chinese government is working hard […]

CCC: Almost 500 New Chinese Standards Published in the First Half of 2014

The Chinese authorities are constantly creating new regulations in regards to the standardization and certification of products. Numerous updates and new GB Standards (GB stands for […]

MEDICA 2014: Successful exhibition of the MPR China Certification GmbH in Düsseldorf

November 12, 2014 to November 15, 2014 MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation exhibited at MEDICA in Duesseldorf, Germany. MEDICA is the world’s largest […]

AQSIQ China: The Chinese authority emphasizes the importance of the licensing process for exporters of recycling materials to the P.R. China

Companies that wish to export recycling materials to the P.R. China are required to have an AQSIQ registration. This registration needed is the “License of Registration […]

CCC: CCAP very satisfied with participation at IZB in Wolfsburg

On October 14, 2014 the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products, Chinese: 中 汽 认证 中心) published a report on its website regarding the participation […]

CCC: Updated GB Standard for Household Appliances with an External Power Supply Published

In November 2014 the Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin.: 中国质量认证中心) announced that household appliances with an external power supply will need to […]

CCC: Randomized Inspections of Imported Cars by the CIQ

In November 2014, the Chinese government authority CIQ (China Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau) published an article on its website regarding randomized inspections of imported cars […]

CCC: CQC Publishes Updated CCC Catalogue with New Mandatory Products

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin. „中国质量认证中心“) updated the CCC catalogue with mandatory products in September 2014. The new updated catalogue includes […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules published for Low-voltage Electrical Components

In October 2014 the CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, Chinese: 中国质量认证中心) confirmed and republished the new implementation rules for CCC certification of low-voltage electrical components. As […]

CFDA: Article Regarding the Updated Regulations Required for CFDA Approval Published in “China Contact” Magazine

Mr. Julian Busch CEO of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation recently wrote an article regarding the CFDA approval of medical devices in China. […]

AQSIQ: License Holders Urged to Check Expiration Dates

There are numerous overseas companies exporting recycling material into China and holding a “License of Registration for Overseas Supplier Enterprise of Imported Solid Wastes as Raw […]

CCC: Changes in CCC Marking Regulations

The Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) announced changes regarding CCC regulations in October of 2014. The changes affect the application and lengths of validity […]

IZB 2014: Successful Joint Exhibition of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation and the CCAP

October 14, 2014 to October 16, 2014, MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation exhibited with the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) at […]

CCC: New Chinese Regulations for Audio and Video Products

The Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published 31 new regulations (“Implementation Rules”) affecting the CCC Certification of various products in July of 2014. Included […]

CCC: New GB Standard for Toys Published

The Chinese authorities are always looking for ways to improve the safety of children’s toys. On May 6, 2014 the “Standardization Administration of China” (SAC, Chinese: […]

AQSIQ Calls for Holders of AQSIQ Licenses to Participate in Survey

September 2014, the Chinese authority AQSIQ (General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine) published a notice on its website and called for active participation in […]

SAC Published 498 Standards for the Chinese Market

The Chinese authority SAC (Standardization Administration of China) published 498 national standards in 2014, of these 122 are mandatory standards and 376 are voluntary standards. The […]

CCC: Training in Cooperation with the TÜV Academy

On October 28, 2014 we will offer the CCC training course: “Well-Informed about China Compulsory Certificate (CCC) – Certification Requirements and Procedures in the People’s Republic […]

CCC: Article Regarding New Implementation Rules Published on the “Manufacturing Journal” Website

Mr. Julian Busch CEO of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation recently wrote an article regarding the new implementation rules for CCC certification of […]

CCAP Training: CCC Certification of Safety Belts

On Monday, October 20, 2014 a representative from the China Certification Centre for Automotive Products (CCAP) will be conducting a training seminar regarding the “CCC Certification […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules for Interior Trimming Parts published

Recently, the Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) published a couple of new implementation rules for CCC certification of CCC certification of automotive parts. […]

CCC: New Automotive Implementation Rules published

In their announcement from August 2014, the Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) has published the release and implementation of 15 new “implementation rules” […]

MEDICA 2014: MPR China Certification GmbH exhibits at MEDICA Fair in Düsseldorf, Germany

MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation will be exhibiting at the MEDICA “World Forum for Medicine” in Düsseldorf, Germany November 12, 2014 to November […]

CCC: Article Regarding CCC Certification Published on the “Manufacturing Journal” Website

Mr. Julian Busch, CEO of MPR China Certification GmbH / China Certification Corporation, recently wrote an article regarding the CCC certification of vehicles and automotive parts. […]

CCC: New GB Standards for vehicle lamps

The Chinese certification authority CQC (China Quality Certification Centre, chin.: 中国质量认证中心) issued a notice regarding the implementation of new GB Standards for CCC certification of side […]

Lecture at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Mainz on “China Business Forum”

The “China Business Forum” will be held at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Rheinhessen (Mainz, Germany) September 8, 2014. During this event, Mr. Christoph […]

CCC: Current Figures on the Development of the Automotive Sector in China

Even if the monthly trend of expansion in the Chinese automotive sector were to change, it is inevitable that growth will continue. In the first half […]

CCC: New Implementation Rules published

In their announcement from July 2014, the Chinese certification authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration) has publicized the release and implementation of 17 new “implementation rules” […]

CCC Investigation Letter for Products That Do Not Need CCC Certification

Often products which do not need CCC are detained in Chinese customs because customs officers wrongly determine that a certification obligation is necessary. To minimize the […]

CCC: Update for External Single Voltage AC-DC and AC-AC Powers Supply Energy-Conservation Certification Rules

The Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China (chin.: 国家标准化管理委员会) issued GB Standard 20943-2013 on September 18, 2013 (announcement No. 18/2013). This GB Standard is […]

CCC Certification Exemption

Many manufacturer ask for an exemption of the CCC certificate to avoid CCC Certification. It is possible for some CCC mandatory products to be imported into […]

CCC Certification by Chinese Authorities

There are several certification authorities responsible for certifying products for the Chinese market. Manufacturers of products with a CCC obligation are required to apply for the […]

CCC: Certification of Push Chairs for the Chinese market

The catalogue of mandatory CCC certification for products intended for the Chinese market is extensive and includes a broad spectrum of product groups. Automotive parts, IT […]

Frequent Problems at Customs Clearance

Customs Clearance in China poses a significant challenge for most companies. Lack of transparency, seemingly ambiguous tariffs, required product regulations, and licensing issues are only a […]

CCC: In 2014 P. R. China will hold the position as top trading nation

For many years it was clear that the People’s Republic of China would become the top trading nation, and in 2013 the P. R. China reached […]

CCC: Market for product certifications in China will be liberalized

On June 6, 2014, the Chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China, Chinese: 中国国家认证认可监督管理委员会) published a significant announcement on their […]

Presentation about CCC certification at the Chamber of Commerce Mainz

On September 8, 2014, China Certification Corporation will give a presentation regarding CCC certification at the Chamber of Commerce Rheinhessen (Mainz) taking place during “Business Forum […]

CCC: New regulations regarding product tests in China – Random Test Sampling

To further ensure consistent quality and safety of CCC certified automotive parts, the Chinese certification authorities have recently implemented a new system of product testing in […]

CEL: Annual reporting required from companies with CEL certificates

On February 20, 2014, the Chinese authority CELC (China Energy Label Center) has published an official announcement on its website. The notice applies to companies whose […]

CCC: Frequent problems with exporting small-power motors

Frequently problems occur during exports of small-power motors to China. Many exporters and manufacturers of motors are unaware of the required regulations and face serious issues […]

CCC: New GB-Standard 17625.1-2012 for Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) – Limits for harmonic current emissions

On May 28, 2013 the China Quality Certification Centre (CQC, Chinese: 中国 质量 认证 中心) issued an official announcement regarding a new GB-Standard GB17625.1-2012 for Electromagnetic […]

CCC: Certification regulations for safety glass

The demand of the Chinese market for European and US made safety glass continues to grow. Many Chinese companies prefer to use European or US safety […]

CCC: Update GB-Standard 7251.12 2013 for Low-voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies

On May 5, 2014 the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration, Chinese: 中国 国家 认证 认可 监督 管理 委员会) issued an official announcement (number 12-2014), stating that […]

CCC: New GB Standard GB 30509-2014 for identification of passenger cars and their parts

In December 2013, the Chinese certification authorities AQSIQ (State General Administration of Quality Supervision and Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China, Chinese: 中华人民共和国国家质量监督检验检疫总局) […]

CFDA: Amended regulations pose a big challenge to manufacturers of medical devices

The amended regulations for registration of medical devices pose a challenge to manufacturers due to the lack of transparency. This non-transparency is based mainly in the […]

CCC: Chinese automobile market shows unbridled growth

The Chinese Automotive market has shown itself to be very strong, with continued growth projected in the future: Since 2013, China has become the largest automobile […]

CQC: New Certification Rule for PV materials

The CQC (China Quality Certification Centre of the People’s Republic of China, Chinese: 中国质量认证中心) announced the implementation of new certification rules for PV materials that includes […]

CCC: Upcoming mandatory CCC Certification for Warning Triangles

Since 2003 there has been a GB Standard for warning triangles (GB stands for Guobiao, Chinese for National Standard). GB 19151-2003 defines the scope, parameters and […]

CCC: Adjusted GB-Standard for welding machines will be implemented

The chinese authority CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China) announced the implementation of the adjusted GB Standard 15779 (GB stands for […]

Customs Clearance: The importance of China export market still grows

The economic growth of China has consistently provided business opportunities for the US, Europe and other countries world-wide over the last decade. Going forward the projected […]

Publication: New article on new regulations for the CFDA certification published in British professional journal

In the latest publication on the new regulations for the certification of medical devices, Mr. Julian Busch (managing director of MPR GmbH) outlines the critical changes […]

CFDA: Chinese medical device market shows constant growth

International exporters are still struggling with the slow recovery of the global economy, however emerging markets such as the People’s Republic of China have become an […]

CFDA: New and adjusted regulations for medical device registration announced

As we previously wrote about in our “News” section on our website, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA, Chinese: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) announced (in February of 2014) […]

CCC: Certification of toys for the Chinese market

The catalogue of mandatory CCC certification (China Compulsory Certification) for products intended for the Chinese market is extensive and includes a broad spectrum of product groups. […]

CCC: Mandatory Certification for Cable Types

The catalogue of mandatory CCC certification (CCC stands for “China Compulsory Certification”) for products intended for the Chinese market is extensive. Products requiring CCC must have […]

A Must for Car Manufacturers: The 84th International Motor Show in Geneva

The Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva (March 6 – 16, 2014) was a huge success, with over 670,000 attendees. Every year, the show attracts journalists, […]

New Chinese Test-Standard for Energy-conservation Certification Rules for Flat Panel Televisions

The Standardization Administration of the People’s Republic of China (SAC, Chinese: 国家标准化管理委员会) made an official announcement (announcement No. 9-2013) of a new GB Standard for flat […]

CCC: Confirmed and extended China compulsory certification for fire protection and fire control products

On January 28, 2014 an important announcement was published on the website of the CNCA (Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China / […]

NAL: Mandatory NAL approval for telecommunications products for the Chinese market

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) of the People’s Republic of China was established in 2008. The MIIT is responsible for the management of […]

CFDA: More than 100 New Industry Standards released by CFDA

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA, chin.: 国家食品药品监督管理总局) has announced numerous new standards for CFDA certification of medical devices. According to the official announcement number […]

New GB standard and certification rules for small-and medium-sized electric rotary motors

On December 13, 2013 the National Committee for Standardization of the People’s Republic of China announced that the GB Standard 14711:2013 (published since July 2013) regarding […]

CFDA: Amendments in the official “Regulations for the Supervision and Administration of Medical Devices”

The sale and/or use of some medical products and medical devices in China require prior testing and approval from the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA, […]

CCC: New GB Standard 15084-2013 for rear view mirrors on the verge of introduction

GB Standards (GB stands for Guobiao, Chinese for National Standard) are the official basis for CCC certifications in China. They are published by the General Administration […]

CCC: New implementation rules CNCA-02C-023:2012 for CCC certification of vehicles

The Implementation Rules are the grounds for which CCC certification relies. They define the certification need, the process necessary to obtain a certificate and required marking […]

CCC: Announcement of CCAP regarding update of Chinese GB Standard for seat belts

As of January 2014, the Chinese certification authority CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) published an official announcement regarding an update of the Chinese GB […]

Publication: Article about CCC certification of machines and technical devices published in German journal “MM MaschinenMarkt”

In order to be compliant with Chinese laws, certain machines and technical devices require CCC (China Compulsory Certification) to be imported and sold. The CCC certification […]

CCC: New GB Standard 13837:2012 for sound, television and radio equipment

As of July 1, 2013 the GB 13837:2012 standard for sound and television broadcast receivers and associated equipment, devices with radio disturbance and related product categories […]

CCC certification process Lotus Cars: Important meeting with CQC in Beijing

In the headquarters of China Quality Certification Centre (CQC) in Beijing, an important meeting happened on December 17th, 2013. Appointees of CQC, representatives of Lotus Cars […]

IZB 2014: MPR China Certification GmbH and the CCAP exhibit together at the International Suppliers Fair 2014 in Wolfsburg, Germany

MPR China Certification GmbH will be exhibiting together with the CCAP (China Certification Centre for Automotive Products) at the International Suppliers Fair (IZB) in Wolfsburg, Germany […]

CQC: New CQC Safety Certification for Child Restraint Systems

On May 17, 2013 China Quality Certification Centre (CQC) announced they have developed and introduced a voluntary CQC safety certification for child restraint systems. It bases […]

CCC Publication: Article about CCC certification published in German journal “Automobil Industrie”

With the ever growing hunger for foreign products and the money to pay for them, the Chinese market has become very important for the automotive industry. […]

CFDA Publication: Article about CFDA certification published in German journal DeviceMed

Mr. Julian Busch, CEO of China Certification Corporation, has published an article about the approval of medical devices for Chinese market. It was published in the […]

CFDA: Electromagnetic Compatibility Standards for Medical Devices

The CFDA has developed a standard for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) of medical devices to insure safety. This industry standard YY0505-2012 corresponds to the International standard IEC […]

CFDA: Changes in requirement for the approval of medical devices for the P.R. China

Certain medical products and medical devices must be certified and registered by the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) before they can be exported to China. […]

CCC certification needed for alloy wheel

It is expected that in 2016, the Chinese administrations AQSIQ and CNCA will publish an announcement requiring aluminum rims (alloy wheel) to have a China mark. From the time […]

CCC certification needed for more automotive products

We expect that in 2014 the Chinese administrations AQSIQ and CNCA will publish an announcement declaring that several additional automotive products require a CCC certification. We […]