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China: E-Cigarette Regulation

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  • 17 Pages
  • May 2022
  • Region: China
  • ECigIntelligence
  • ID: 5600365
In November 2021, vapor products intended for the internal market were regulated as tobacco products in China. The e-cigarette national standard introducing a ban on nicotine-free e-liquids and synthetic nicotine will enter into force on 1st October 2022, and a nicotine cap of 20 mg/ml will be implemented at the same time.

This report outlines the current regulatory regime for vaping products, covering all policy areas from product restrictions and labeling and packaging, to advertising, taxation, and notification.

Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary
2 Outlook
3 China: The Basics
4 National Regulatory Framework
5 Age Restrictions
6 Product Restrictions
7 Labelling And Packaging
8 Obligation To Notify 
9 Retail Channel Restrictions
10 Public Usage
11 Advertising And Marketing
12 Enforcement
13 Taxation
14 Relevant Laws
15 Relevant Bodies