Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1988
Date Amended:

2015 (Last amendment)

Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements, Information and Education>Performance Label>Comparison label
Policy Target:Transport>Passenger
Agency:Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy (MOTIE), Korea Energy Agency (KEA)

Manufacturers must disclose the driving distance per unit of fuel(ℓ) and CO2 emissions along with fuel efficiency level(1~5 grades), for manufactured or imported cars with a capacity of maximum 15 passengers, light and small truck excluding subtype, using fuels such as gas, diesel, LPG, electricity. The program aims to standardize labeling standards and fuel efficiency testing procedures, support manufactures to develop high efficiency vehicles, and provide information to consumers so that they can consider both economic and environmental aspects when purchasing a vehicle.

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