According to the news on the website of the Ministry of Commerce on March 25, the Notice of the General Office of the Ministry of Commerce on Doing a Good Job of Standardization in the Business Field in 2021 was released. The Ministry of Commerce has made it clear that it will revise the Administrative Measures for Standardization in the Commercial Field (Trial), formulate the 14th Five-Year Plan for Standardization Construction in the Commercial Field, and study and improve relevant policies to support the standardization construction in the commercial field.
Source: Ministry of Commerce website
The Ministry of Commerce pointed out that to improve the understanding of standardization work. Standardization is an important part of the construction of a modern trade circulation system and the technical basis of commercial work. It plays an important role in promoting industrial transformation and upgrading, building a high-standard market system and promoting high-quality development of commercial work. All localities and units concerned should thoroughly study and apply the 19th and the central economic work conference of the fifth plenary session of the party spirit, the implementation of the 8th meeting of the central finance and economics committee decision deployment, realize standardization work in implementing the strategy of expanding domestic demand and building a new pattern of development the important meaning, accurately grasp the situation facing the standardization work and task, strengthen organizational leadership, perfect work system, promote the building of business standardization, in order to speed up the building to the domestic large cycle as the main body, domestic and international binary mutual promotion of the new pattern of development to provide strong support.
The Ministry of Commerce said it would strengthen coordination of standardization work. All local competent commercial departments should bring standardization construction into the key work, make unified planning and deployment, combine with the local reality, formulate work plans, clarify objectives and tasks and safeguard measures, improve the local standard system in the business field, and continuously promote standardization construction step by step and with focus. Industry associations should strengthen standardization ability construction and standardization technology committee, do a good job in basic research, this professional standardization policy Suggestions in time, high quality standard system revision, review, and propaganda and training mission, in good standard implementation assessment and analysis, give full play to the technical support function of standardization work in the industry, promote standardization implementation to service every link of enterprise management.
The Ministry of Commerce said that it would carry out the revision of the standard. Local administrative departments of commerce should strengthen the connection with administrative departments of standardization, establish a cooperation mechanism, find out the “bottom number” of local standards in the field of commerce, and set up a standard system framework. And industry need to stick to economic and social development, as a whole internal standard, surrounding the circulation of agricultural products, trade logistics, e-commerce, trade services, foreign trade, cross-border business, trade in services and other key areas and industries, to guide the standardization technology committee, the industry association study and establish advanced applicable local standards and timely fill the blank of the standard and gradually form the industry standard complete, standard organic link between different industries, local coordinate with industry and the national standard of form a complete set of standard system, and actively recommend good foundation, industry in urgent need of local standards, group standards and enterprise standards to rise to the industry standard. All trade associations and standardization technical committees should keep up with the latest trends in business development, speed up the research on standards in emerging fields, intensify the bidding of foreign advanced standards, promote the integration of group standards and enterprise standards with international standards, and actively participate in the formulation of national and trade standards. In 2021, the Ministry of Commerce will conduct a centralized review of industrial standards, sort out and abolish a number of old industrial standards, roll out plans for the formulation and revision of industrial standards, and create favorable conditions for all units to participate in the formulation of industrial standards.
The Ministry of Commerce mentioned, pay attention to the standard publicity and implementation. In 2021, local competent commercial departments, relevant industry associations and standardization technical committees shall focus on the two directions of domestic and foreign trade integration and trade circulation to improve the quality and efficiency, and promote the publicity and implementation of standards. In the direction of domestic and foreign trade integration, it is necessary to actively carry out comparative analysis with foreign advanced standards, and accelerate industrial benchmarking to meet the standards and raise the standards. We should take the initiative to align standards with major trading partners, promote mutual recognition and connectivity of standards, and promote trade facilitation through the “One Belt And One Road” development and multilateral and bilateral cooperation mechanisms. We should actively carry out exchanges and cooperation with other countries, do a good job in translating important standards into foreign languages, encourage enterprises to use Chinese standards in foreign trade and foreign economic cooperation, and encourage them to “go global”. We will improve the quality and efficiency of trade and commerce circulation, encourage the upgrading of distribution infrastructure in accordance with standards, and optimize management and service processes. We should give full play to the catalytic effect of “standardization plus” on new technologies and new models, and promote the mutual promotion and integration of standardization and new forms of business in circulation. In order to improve the efficiency of standardization, it is necessary to carry out the supervision of the implementation process and the evaluation of the implementation effect in time. In 2021, the Ministry of Commerce will cooperate with relevant departments to carry out standardization pilot programs, and local competent commercial departments may recommend qualified cities and enterprises to apply for the pilot programs.
The Ministry of Commerce made it clear that the basic guarantee of standardization should be strengthened. Local competent commercial departments should strengthen organization and leadership, refine work tasks, study and introduce relevant supporting policies to ensure the smooth development of all work. It is necessary to strengthen guidance to local institutions, trade associations and standardization technical committees related to standardization work, and to closely communicate and cooperate with administrative departments in charge of standardization in order to form joint efforts. We will actively organize and carry out standardized training, and strive to cultivate standardized talents with professional knowledge and familiarity with relevant rules. Strengthen cooperation with leading enterprises, universities and research institutes, establish expert database, and provide intellectual support for standardization work. Local competent commercial departments, relevant industry associations and standardization technical committees should make full use of the Internet, newspapers, TV media and other channels to increase the publicity of key standards, strengthen the promotion of standardization concepts and standard knowledge, and create a strong atmosphere of “learning standards and applying standards”. (Xin Xin Jingwei APP)