Glossary

AQSIQ Administration for Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine
CCC China Compulsory Certification
CCC-I Former definition of China Compulsory Certification for Information Security Products, now CC-IS (see below)
CCIC China Certification & Inspection Group
CC-IS Current definition of China Certification for Information Security Products
CIQ China Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau
CNCA China National Regulatory Commission for Certification and Accreditation
CQC China Quality Certification Center
EN European Standards
EU European Union
EUCCC European Chamber of Commerce in China
ICT Information and Communication Technology
IEC International Electrotechnical Commission
IT Information Technology
IEC International Electrotechnical Commission
IP Intellectual Property
IPR Intellectual Property Rights
ISO International Organisation for Standardisation
ITU International Telecommunications Union
MEP Ministry of Environmental Protection
MIIT Ministry of Industry and Information Technology
MOFCOM Ministry of Commerce
NAL Network Access License
NDRC National Development and Reform Commission
NPC National People’s Congress
ODM Original Design Manufacturer
OEM Original Equipment Manufacturer
OSCCA Office of the State Commercial Cryptography Administration
QM Quality Management
SC State Council
SESEC Project Seconded European Standardization Expert to China Project
SFDA State Food and Drug Administration
SAC Standards Administration of China
TBT WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade
WTO World Trade Organisation