S. Korea brings Li-ion safety law
Published: Wednesday, 24 June 2009
Li-ion goods sold in S. Korea to require certificate; Japan says law protectionism
The Japanese government may file a complaint with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) after South Korea announced that, beginning July, electrical products containing lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries will have to be certified by South Korean officials before they can be sold in the country.
Japan, which produces around 60% of...