IndustriesTextiles, Apparel and Footwear
MarketsMiddle East and Africa
Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) has opened a public consultation on the draft technical regulation for footwear and accessories.
This regulation specifies the following: Terms and Definitions, scope, objectives, supplier Obligations, Labeling, Conformity Assessment Procedures, Responsibilities of regulatory authorities, the authorities of market survey Responsibilities, Violations and Penalties, general rules, Transitional rules, Appendix (lists, types).
Deadline for comments is on May 30th, 2020. The proposed date of enforcement is on December 30th, 2020.