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South Korea expresses concerns over China's toughened safety rules on batteries

A South Korean committee consisting of government and business officials has asked the Chinese government to delay introducing tougher safety rules on lithium-ion batteries, a local business lobby group said Thursday. The request by the committee chaired by a senior commerce ministry official here was recently delivered to a Chinese agency in charge of monitoring product quality and licensing, according to the Korea International Trade Association (KITA). In October, the Chinese government said it will closely look into whether imported lithium-ion [...]

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