What is CCSA (China Communications Standards Association)?

The China Communications Standards Association (CCSA) is a Chinese expert guideline organization with the obligation regarding creating communications technology standards. The association was established on 18 December 2002, by the Chinese Ministry of Information Industry. Its members are participating in such exercises as drafting standards, soliciting comments, coordination, confirmation, standards consistency testing, and interconnection and interworking tests. CCSA is a partner of 3GPP.