Vietnam - Update from the Ministry of Industry and Trade

5 March, 2020

On 5th February 2020, the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade published Decree No. 17/2020/ND-CP regarding amendments to some Articles of the Government’s Decree No. 113/2017/ND-CP on guidelines for implementation of some Articles of the Law on Chemicals.




According to this recent Decree, following products are not covered by Decree No. 113/2017/ND-CP:

  • Radioactive substances; building materials; paints, printing ink; household adhesives and cleaning products;
  • Pharmaceuticals; germicidal and insecticidal preparations; cosmetics;
  • Feeds; veterinary drugs; agrochemicals; organic fertilizers, biofertilizers, chemical fertilizers that are mixed fertilizers, organic mineral fertilizers, bio-mineral fertilizers; products used for preservation and processing of agricultural products, forestry products, fishery products and foods;
  • Gasoline, oil; condensate and naphta used for gasoline and oil processing

Note: 45 chemicals were removed from the List of Industrial Conditional Chemicals, Appendix I, Government’s Decree No. 116/2017/ND-CP dated 17th October 2017.

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