This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-BQ653B

China's standard setting process for renewable energy policies limits participation of overseas businesses

in China

Trade barrier summary

This affects UK companies in the energy sector working in China. Currently, overseas businesses can only act as observing members in China's standard setting process for renewable energy policies, and their ability to fully participate in and contribute towards China's standards committees is limited.

Sectors affected

  • Energy
  • Environment



Date reported

13 October 2020

Last updated

1 June 2022

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