U.S. Export Controls

Includes the U.S. government export controls that companies need to abide by when exporting to this country.

Last published date: 2019-10-13

The U.S. Government requires firms to obtain an export permit for some products, especially those considered security sensitive. Commerce Control List categories include nuclear materials; electronics; chemicals, microorganisms and toxins; navigation and avionics; sensors and lasers; and materials processing, among others. For more information, U.S. exporters should contact the Bureau of Industry and Security at the U.S. Department of Commerce, (202) 2482-2000;1-800-USATRADE or visit http//www.export.gov

A list that consolidates eleven export screening lists of the Departments of Commerce, State and the Treasury into a single search as an aid to industry in conducting electronic screens of potential parties to regulated transactions is available here: Consolidated Screening List.