The EU works closely with other countries to share information on unsafe products, coordinate standardisation efforts and ensure manufacturers worldwide are aware of product safety requirements.
Stakeholders from all over the world gather every two years to discuss and find responses to global product safety challenges.
The EU had direct relations on product safety with its main international partners, such as the USA, China, Canada and Japan.
EU-US-China trilateral discussions to develop a coordinated response to product safety concerns.
In addition to bilateral and trilateral cooperation, the European Commission also works on consumer product safety through multilateral fora.