XDS Solutions have been notified that the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) have updated the IECEE Recognition Certificate list, new requirements will become mandatory for certain products from 1 August 2018. This new list affects a wide range of products, including laptops and lighting luminaires exported to Saudi Arabia and will be required for shipment clearance at KSA Customs Ports and Borders alongside the SASO Certificate of Conformity (CoC).
SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate – Products Affected
We have received confirmation that SASO have added the following products (with HS Codes) to the already existing list. These are required to comply from 1 August 2018:
- Mobile Phones: 851712 – Currently mandatory under the IECEE Program
- Mobile batteries: 850760 – Currently mandatory under the IECEE Program
- Dishwashers: 842211 – Mandatory as of the 1st August 2018
- Televisions: 852872 – Mandatory as of the 1st August 2018
- Chargers for mobile phones: 85044011 – Mandatory as of the 1st August 2018
- Lighting luminaires: 940510, 940520, 940530, 940540 – Mandatory as of the 1st August 2018
- Laptops and tablets: 847130 – Mandatory as of the 1st August 2018
SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate – The Process
SASO will issue an IECEE Recognition Certificate for the products listed above based on a valid CB test Report issued by an IECEE approved lab. XDS Solutions can assist you with meeting all the requirements from preparation to issuance of the IECEE Recognition Certificate.
Stay informed – SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate
Further updates are expected from SASO relating to the new IECEE Recognition Certificate for selected electrical products.
To understand more, ensure you stay up to date with the rollout of the new certification scheme, and are notified of future changes as they happen register your details with our SASO Account Team via [email protected] or +44 01245 249002.
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