Standardization Strategy of China -- Achievements and Challenges


Wang Ping, Wang Yiyi, and John Hill

East-West Center Working Papers, Economics Series, No. 107


Honolulu: East-West Center

Publication Date: January 2010
Binding: paper
Pages: 16
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This paper explores China's standardization strategy after entering WTO and the standardization strategy's current status quo and its roles in economic development and innovation system construction in China. Through the analysis of the achievements of the Study on the Strategy of Technical Standards Project of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and the standardization strategies or plans established by governments at all levels, it concludes that the skeleton for standardization strategy thinking has been formed, a real standardization strategy has been established and implemented, and addresses achievements and current challenges.