Viet Nam bans import of used electronic devices

Update: February, 20/2014 - 09:05

HA NOI (VNS) — The import of used personal computers and phones has been prohibited as of yesterday, according to Circular 04 issued in January by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Personal computers include laptops, notebooks, sub-notebooks, mini laptops and personal digital assistants (PDAs).

The ban is also applicable on other electronic products such as mobile phones, pocket-sized cassette players, digital cameras and personal watches.— VNS