THE MINISTER OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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No. 11/2010/TT-BKHCN
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom – Happiness
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Hanoi, July 30, 2010
 
CIRCULAR
ON MEASUREMENT AND QUALITY MANAGEMENT OF PETROL AND OIL TRADING UNDER THE GOVERNMENT'S DECREE NO. 84/ 2009/ND-CP OF OCTOBER 15, 2009, ON PETROL AND OIL TRADING
 
THE MINISTER OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 28/ 2008/ND-CP of March 14, 2008, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Science and Technology;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 84/ 2009/ND-CP of October 15, 2009, on petrol and oil trading;
The Minister of Science and Technology provides the measurement and quality management of petrol and nil trading as follows:
 
Chapter I
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Scope of regulation
This Circular provides the measurement and quality management of petrol and oil trading in Vietnam.
Article 2. Subjects of application
1. This Circular applies to:
a/ Petrol and oil traders;
b/ Measurement and quality state management agencies defined in Articles 5 and 6 of this Circular;
c/ Other concerned state agencies, organizations and individuals.
2. This Circular does not apply to traders manufacturing, importing and processing petrol and oil for their own use, not for market sale under the Ministry of Industry and Trade's regulations.
Article 3. Interpretation of terms
In this Circular, the terms below are construed as follows:
1. Measurement means a sequence of manipulations to determine the volume of petrol and oil subject to measurement.
2. Measuring device means a technical equipment for measurement.
3. Other terms referred to in this Circular are construed under Article 3 of the Government's Decree No. 84/2009/ND-CP of October 15.2009, on petrol and oil trading.
Article 4. Responsibilities of petrol and oil traders
1. To ensure that the volume of petrol and oil to be traded and paid with customers comply with the law on measurement.
2. To market only petrol and oil meeting quality requirements under this Circular.

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