Hong Kong

General information

With our office and laboratory in Hong Kong we can help you locally to perform all necessary testing for supply of your products in Hong Kong

Technical information

Voltage AC 220V
Frequency 50 Hz
D Plugtype
G Plugtype

Certification mark(s)



DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Hong Kong
Language Chinese (Cantonese) 89.2% (official), other Chinese dialects 6.4%, English 3.2% (official), other 1.2% (2001 census)
Currency Hong Kong dollars (HKD)
Area 1,092 sq km
Population 7,122,508 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +8
GDP Value: $327 billion (2010 est.)  - Ranking: 37
Export volume Value: $388.6 billion f.o.b., including re-exports (2010)  - Ranking: 12
Import volume Value: $431.4 billion (2010 est.)  - Ranking: 9
Import commodities raw materials and semi-manufactures, consumer goods, capital goods, foodstuffs, fuel (most is re-exported)
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CB scheme member (NCB) CQC
Applicable standards IEC - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

Mandatory approval for “Prescribed Products”

Voluntary Safety Mark for “Non-Prescribed Products”

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory

Mandatory for Prescribed Products
Voluntary for Non-Prescribed Products

Safety mark
EMC Mandatory Voluntary  
Energy Efficiency Mandatory

Partial mandatory  

Partial voluntary