Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.06.07
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Secretaría de Economía (Ministry of the Economy)
Regions Affected
Comité Consultivo Nacional de Normalización de la Secretaría de Economía (National Advisory Committee on Standardization of the Ministry of the Economy), Av. Puente de Tecamachalco No. 6, Col. Lomas de Tecamachalco, Sección Fuentes, Naucalpan de Juárez, C.P. 53950, Estado de México, Tel.: 52 29 61 00, Ext.: 43219 and 43231, Email: claudia.sama@economia.gob.mx, dgn.ivan@economia.gob.mx and consultapublica@economia.gob.mx Technically substantiated comments may be submitted in writing, in electronic form and in Spanish.
Notified Document Details
Proyecto de Norma Oficial Mexicana PROY-NOM-053-SCFI-2017, Elevadores eléctricos de tracción para pasajeros y carga-especificaciones de seguridad y métodos de prueba para equipos nuevos (Draft Mexican Official Standard PROY-NOM-053-SCFI-2017, Electric traction lifts for passengers and freight - Specifications and test methods for new equipment) (Cancels Mexican Official Standard NOM-053-SCFI-2000) (31 pages, in Spanish)
Product
ICS Code
Covered Products
Electric traction lifts for passengers and freight 842810
Description of Content

The notified draft Mexican Official Standard does not apply to lifts known as cargo, radial, hydraulic, paternoster, rack and pinion, screw-drive, mining and theatre lifts, appliances with automatic chocks, bucket elevators and material hoists for civil engineering or building works, bucket elevators and material hoists for civil engineering or building works, lifts installed in ships, floating platforms for offshore exploitation or drilling,.or assembly and servicing lifting equipment. Nevertheless, this draft Standard could serve as a basis for those purposes.

Objectives & Rationale
The notified draft Mexican Official Standard establishes the minimum safety specifications to be met by electric traction lifts for passengers and freight which are installed within the territory of the United Mexican States. It also establishes the test methods to be applied in order to check such specifications.
Relevant Documents

· NOM-001-SEDE-2012, Instalaciones eléctricas (utilización) (Mexican Official Standard NOM-001-SEDE-2012: Electrical installations (use)), published in the Official Journal on 29 November 2012;
· NMX-B-073-1984, Elevadores de pasajeros y de carga-Rieles guía (Mexican Standard NMX-B-073-1984, Lifts for passengers and freight - Guide rails). Notice of entry into force published in the Mexican Official Journal on 3 December 1984;
· NMX-H-084-1983, Productos siderúrgicos-Torones y cables de acero (Mexican Standard NMX-H-084-1983, Iron and steel products - Wire strand, ropes and cables of steel). Notice of entry into force published in the Mexican Official Journal on 17 August 1983;
· NMX-J-098-ANCE-2014 Sistemas eléctricos-Tensiones eléctricas normalizadas (Mexican Standard NMX-J-098-ANCE-2014: Electrical systems - Standardized electrical voltages). Notice of entry into force published in the Official Journal on 16 June 2015;
· NMX-Z-12/2-1987, "Muestreo para la inspección por atributos - Parte 2: Métodos de muestreo, tablas y gráficas" (Mexican Standard NMX-Z-012/2-1987: "Sampling for inspection by attributes - Part 2: Sampling procedures, tables and graphs"). Notice of entry into force published in the Mexican Official Journal on 28 October 1987.

Final Date of Comments
2019.07.27
Contact Details
Secretaría de Economía (Ministry of the Economy) Subsecretaría de Competitividad y Normatividad (Under-Secretariat of Competitiveness and Standardization) Dirección General de Normas (General Directorate of Standards) Tel.: (+52) 55 5729 9100 Ext. 43244 Fax: (+52) 55 5520 9715 Website: http://www.economia.gob.mx/comunidad-negocios/normalizacion/catalogo-mexicano-de-normas Email: normasomc@economia.gob.mx / sofia.pacheco@economia.gob.mx / jose.ramosr@economia.gob.mx Available at: http://www.dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5524236&fecha=28/05/2018 https://members.wto.org/crnattachments/2018/TBT/MEX/18_2820_00_s.pdf
Document Online Link (EN)
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