Colombia: Superintendence of Industry and Commerce plans to extend the validity of Resolution containing technical regulations of metrological control in pre-packaged products

Superintendence of Industry and Commerce proposed a bill to extend the validity of Resolution 16379 of June 18 2003, whereby the technical regulations applicable to the metrological control of content in pre-packaged products was established.  The extension will be in effect while the technical regulation is updated, in order to guarantee consumers rights.

On this occasion, the Regulatory Authority determined that it was necessary to update the metrological control regulations of pre-packaged products in order to comply with International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML in Spanish) standards.

The extension of the validity of Resolution 16379 of 2003was set until 31 December 2019.

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