India relaxes ban on Chinese toy importsMarch 2nd, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The government has relaxed the ban imposed on import of Chinese toys, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said a notification issued Monday.
The DGFT notification said that imports will be allowed only if the importer can produce a certificate stating that the toys conform to certain internationally-accepted quality standards.
In addition, the import consignment will also have to carry a certificate by the manufacturer that the toys were tested by an independent laboratory accredited by the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation.
India had Jan 23 banned import of Chinese toys.