World Consumer Rights Day marked in China
2010-03-15 14:35:22 GMT2010-03-15 22:35:22 (Beijing Time)
Consumers learn to distinguish genuine liquor from the fake version during a consultation activity held for the annual World Consumer Rights Day in Foshan, South China's Guangdong province. [Photo/CFP]
Staff of a local commerce and industry bureau test disqualified chemical fertilizer in Tancheng, East China's Shandong province, on March 14, 2010. About 17.5 tons of disqualified chemical fertilizers were confiscated by the local authorities on the same day. [Photo/CFP]
Over 300,000 packs of fake cigarettes are destroyed in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province on March 12, 2010. [Photo/CFP]
A consumer asks questions at a consultation booth set up by the local commerce and industry authorities, and consumer associations in Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou province, on March 13, 2010. The event was to mark the World Consumer Rights Day which falls on March 15. [Photo/CFP]
Students at Jianghan University in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei province, light up 240 candles to celebrate the 3.15 World Consumer Rights Day. [Photo/CFP]
The World Consumer Rights Day, which falls on March 15 each year, is marked across China.