Exporting to Russia is a fairly complicated process, but not impossible. If Russia is a potential export destination for your company’s products, you’ll need to carefully consider the challenges of U.S. export restrictions and sanctions that limit trade.
On March 16, 2021, the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) implemented its interim final rule to apply certain provisions of the Export Control Reform Act of 2018 (ECRA). The rule imposes additional licensing requirements under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) for exports, reexports, and in-country transfers and it expands restrictions on activities of U.S. persons, even when the relevant items are not subject to the EAR.
Canada and the United States enjoy a unique trading relationship that encompasses the world’s largest exchange of goods and services. If you are seeking to build your export market in Canada, the first step is to review the regulations that are relevant to your business and industry.
You’ve just been assigned the job of managing your company’s export compliance program. Where should you begin? If your organization’s program has been operating for some time, you’ll want to begin by gaining a baseline understanding of how it functions.
Many export professionals find the process of assigning an ECCN to a product to be both rigorous and confusing. The following Q&As can help you better understand the importance of ECCNs and how to assign them.
Export Compliance Training Institute Hosts Live Seminar Series on ITAR, EAR and OFAC Export Controls in Amsterdam, Netherlands
ECTI, a leading provider of U.S. export controls compliance training for businesses, organizations, governments, and universities/research institutions, is pleased to present its upcoming live seminar series in Amsterdam, Netherlands in early October.
In early June, President Biden signed Executive Order 14032, “Addressing the Threat from Securities Investments That Finance Certain Companies of the People’s Republic of China.” This Executive Order (E.O.) recasts the Trump Administration Executive Order 13959 and places direction of the related sanctions program under the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).
Export Compliance Training Institute Hosts Live Seminar Series On ITAR, EAR and OFAC Export Controls in Austin, Texas
The Export Compliance Training Institute (ECTI), a leading provider of U.S. export controls compliance training for businesses, organizations, governments, and universities/research institutions, is pleased to present its upcoming live seminar series in Austin, Texas in mid-September.
When we think of the term “export,” some typical images come to mind: a container on a truck or railroad well car, a cargo ship filled with steel containers or boxes and flats stowed in an airplane’s hold. It seems straightforward, right? In general, an export occurs when something is shipped or transmitted out of the United States. In addition to physical cargo, exports include other actions that may not seem as obvious.
If it seems like export compliance regulations change a lot, you’re right—they do. Sometimes minor tweaks are made, but in other cases, comprehensive changes occur with wide-ranging ramifications. Whether your company’s exports are governed by the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or other agencies, changes to regulations can come at any time and have a significant impact on your international business.