TBT News: Mexico Issues to the comments on standard for equipment to block mobile phone signals (Mobile Jammers).

This has reference to TBT notification no G/TBT/N/MEX/363/Add.1 dated 16th July 2018, issued by the National Advisory Committee for Standardization of the Secretariat of Economics (CCONNSE). The products mentioned in this notification falls under the HS Code 854320.


The brief of the regulation is given below:


This draft standard establishes that the operators who want to import, commercialize and / or distribute the equipments- blocking of cellular telephone, radio-communication or other transmission of data and images in the frequency bands used for the reception in communication terminal equipment in Mexico must meet the minimum specifications and limits, as well as the test methods of the parameters set forth in “Technical Layout IFT-010-2016”.


The products covered by this standard are all teams blocking of signals, which block, cancel or cancel permanently the signals of cellular telephony, radio-communication or transmission of data and image within the perimeter of social rehabilitation centers, penitentiary establishments or detention centers for minors, federal or the federal entities, whatever their name.


 TBT Notification and Regulation are attached.

 Inputs / comments on this issue may kindly be forwarded to tbtenquirytel.tec@gov.in for compilation and onward submission to Department of Commerce for responding to this notification.