The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Republic of Korea’s government to improve the safety of consumer products exported to the U.S from South Korea.

The agreement calls for an exchange of information between the two countries on consumer product safety issues, the development of training programs dealing with consumer product safety, and an exchange of safety professionals to carry out consumer safety programs.

CPSC also has signed agreements with Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, the European Commission, India, Israel, Mexico and Taiwan to improve the safety of consumer products.