China has issued a new version of its industry standard for knitted casual wear, which came into effect on July 1, 2020.
Published by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, FZ/T 73020-2019 covers products that are primarily manufactured using knitted fabrics. It does not apply to products made for infants aged 36 months or under.
There are multiple updates in FZ/T 73020-2019, in comparison to the 2012 iteration. Alterations include:
The new standard contains adjustments to:
The new standard has removed:
The standard contains technical requirements relating to:
Stakeholders are advised to now check their knitted casual wear conforms to the latest version of FZ/T 73020.
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