IndustriesTextiles, Apparel and Footwear
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is consulting on the release of a draft standard, DUS 1688:2017 Footwear — Sports shoes — Specification.
This draft standard prescribes the performance, requirements, sampling and test methods of sports footwear. This standard outlines the following requirements:
- Sampling and conditioning
- Whole footwear
The consultation period will end on August 29, 2017.
Other important dates are:
- Proposed date of adoption: December 2017
- Proposed date of enforcement: Upon declaration, as mandatory by the Minister for Trade, Industry and Cooperatives