During the year, 5083 industrial chemical introducers were registered with NICNAS.

 

Registration assists in raising awareness of NICNAS and the obligations of industrial chemical importers and manufacturers.

 

While the overall number of registrants decreased 5 per cent from 2006-07, new registrants made up more than 5 per cent of 2007-08 numbers.

 

Tier 1 registrants decreased by 8 percent but were off set by a 6 and 4 percent increase in Tier 2 and 3 registrants respectively.

 

NICNAS Registrants Three-year data

 

 

Tier

 

Value

Registrants

2005-06

2006-07

2007-08

1

$1 - $499,999

4643

4291

3970

2

$500,000 - $4,999,999

727

740

790

3

$5,000,000 +

307

308

323

TOTAL

5675

5339

5083