Two years after the enforcement of mandatory energy labeling for 9-seat cars and less in the Vietnamese market, this regulation has officially started to apply for motorcycles. According to Circular 59/2018 / TT-BGTVT of the Ministry of Transport on guiding the labeling of energy for motorcycles, motorbikes manufactured, assembled and imported which officially came into effect from 1 / 1/2020.
Specifically, manufacturers and importers of motorbikes will have to print energy labels according to the form prescribed by the Ministry of Industry and Trade. These units must affix energy labels to easily visible places on their vehicles before being sold on the market. Not only that, these energy labels must be kept on the vehicle until the car reaches the user.
Before applying the labeling, the units manufacturing and importing motorcycles should publish information on the fuel consumption of the type of vehicle by sending the list of fuel consumption of the type of vehicle to the management agency. quality for publication on quality management websites.
The above information on fuel consumption must be made public throughout the time that the product line of the motorbike is marketed.
To ensure that the motorcycle manufacturers and importers strictly comply with the fuel consumption information of the product lines, the quality management agency will monitor and inspect the labeling performance. of motorbike production, import and trading establishments according to regulations.
If signs of violations related to published fuel consumption are detected, the quality management agency will require the manufacturer or importer to re-test the fuel consumption.