[time-nuts] CE Mark

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Aug 15 16:06:21 EDT 2008

In message <E1KU5OJ-0007Ve-Fl at febo.com>, "Arnold Tibus" writes:

>I found some pages with explanations and extracted some sentences for rough
>info, see yourself:

And you caught the most important part:

>Burden on importers
>In the agreement with the Council, the European Parliament underlines
>that importers must place only compliant products on the Community
>market. Before placing a product on the market importers must ensure
>that [...]

The important thing in this clause is "placing a product on the market".

As long as you import things directly into EU, and never sell them
again, there is no requirement for CE marking.


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