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The notification procedure for proposed technical regulations and conformity assessment procedures established by the agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade aims to prevent the creation of unnecessary technical obstacles to international trade.
By detailing the objectives, content and scope of this procedure, this publication highlights the importance of the participation of all interested parties and particularly Community enterprises in the instrument of transparency, dialogue and cooperation at international level.

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Authors: No Author stated, European Commission, DG Enterprise, Brussels (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Luxembourg, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2004, free of charge
Availability: EUR-OP reference: NB-57-03-281-EN-C Available from European Commission, Enterprise DG EC-TBT Enquiry Point E-mail:
ISBN: ISBN: 92-894-6935-8
Record Number: 200517868 / Last updated on: 2005-01-25
Original language: en
Available languages: en,de