United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates (ESMA) – Market Surveillance
Effective September 15, 2019
The Emirates Authority for Standardization and Meteorology (ESMA) issued a notice concerning Market Surveillance. The ESMA authority intends to coordinate with local governing agencies and will conduct an intensive inspection campaign on both showrooms and warehouses in the market beginning October 1, 2019.
All traders, manufacturers, retailers and importers must ensure their devices certified and complied with local legislation. Upon request or at the time of inspection, they are required to provide Conformity Certificate. Failure to obtain a Certificate of Conformity may result in penalties or a product recall.