China battles with counterfeit goods

Kovak, Matt; Robinson, Simon
August 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p4
Trade Publication
The article deals with the problems of piracy and counterfeiting in China. Chinese authorities have admitted that piracy and counterfeiting is still a big problem in the country. Findings from the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, showed that more than 20% of sampled goods, ranging from consumer products such as pharmaceuticals and cosmetics to agricultural goods including pesticides, had failed national standards.


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