Amendment 1:2021 of QCVN 20:2019/BKHCN National technical regulation on stainless steel


This draft technical regulation stipulates the limit of content by mass of chemical elements and quality control requirements for stainless steel produced domestically, imported and circulated on the market.


The list of stainless steel and the corresponding HS code is given in the Appendix attached to the National Technical Regulation QCVN 20:2019/BKHCN and Amendment 1:2021 QCVN 20:2019/BKHCN The following articles are amended: 1.3.2, 1.3.3, 2.1, 2.3, Article 3, Article 4, Article 5.2, 5.3.4, 5.4, 5.5 and 5.6.


Some amendments are: Organizations and individuals importing stainless steel shall register for state inspection of quality at the inspection agency in accordance with Circular No. 27/2012/TTBKHCN and Circular No. 07/2017/TT-BKHCN


The documents related to goods, technical documents, test results, certificates of conformity shall be kept for at least 10 years. The products with the HS codes of 7306.40.20, 7306.40.90, 7306.61.10, 7306.61.90, 7306.69.10, 7306.69.90 is supplemented to the Appendix of QCVN 20:2019/BKHCN

Vietnam Directorate for Standards, 23 November 2021