What is the purpose of the Commerce Control List?

What is the purpose of the Commerce Control List?

The Commerce Control List (CCL) is a list of categories and product groups used to help you determine whether an export license is needed from the U.S. Department of Commerce for U.S. exports.

What is USML and CCL?

Nearly every item, material, or software (collectively, “products”) in the U.S. is subject to U.S. export controls. Products are listed either on the United States Munitions List (USML) or the Commerce Control List (CCL).

What is ECCN 3A001?

ECCN 3A001 have an ECCN of 3A001. This means that in order to export or re-export this product to certain non-U.S. destinations, a license from the U.S. Department of Commerce is required. Details of the requirements of section 3A001 of the Commerce Control List can be found at

What is the EAR BIS?

§ 730 et seq. They are administered by the Bureau of Industry and Security, which is part of the US Commerce Department. In general, the EAR govern whether a person may export a thing from the U.S., reexport the thing from a foreign country, or transfer a thing from one person to another in a foreign country.

Is Usml ITAR?

The United States Munitions List (USML) categorizes goods and technologies governed by ITAR regulations. The USML consists of 21 categories from firearms and electronics, to vessels of war and missile technology, nuclear weapons, and biological agents.

What are Usml codes?

The United States Munitions List (USML) is a list of articles, services, and related technology designated as defense and space-related by the United States federal government. This designation is pursuant to sections 38 and 47(7) of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778 and 2794(7)).

What does EAR99 mean?

Export Administration Regulations
What is EAR99? Items not designated under the control of another federal agency or listed on the Commodity Control List (CCL) are classified as EAR99 (Export Administration Regulations). EAR99 items generally are low-technology consumer goods not requiring a license, however there are some exceptions.

What items are subject to EAR?

(1) “Subject to the EAR” is a term used in the EAR to describe those items and activities over which BIS exercises regulatory jurisdiction under the EAR. Conversely, items and activities that are not subject to the EAR are outside the regulatory jurisdiction of the EAR and are not affected by these regulations.

What does NLR mean in export control?

No License Required
NLR, which stands for “No License Required,” is a shipment designation. NLR may be used for either EAR99 items or items on the CCL that do not require a license for their destination, end use and end users.

Why did the Commerce Department add more entities?

Commerce added another six entities for their involvement in the procurement of U.S.-origin electronic components, likely in furtherance of Russian military programs. Additionally, Commerce added one entity to the Military End-User List under the destination of Russia.

What was the export control arrangement in 1996?

In July 1996, the United States and thirty-two other countries gave final approval to the establishment of a new multilateral export control arrangement, called the Wassenaar Arrangement on Export Controls for Conventional Arms and Dual-Use Goods and Technologies (Wassenaar Arrangement).

Who is the Secretary of Commerce for the PRC?

Commerce added another five entities directly supporting PRC’s military modernization programs related to lasers and C4ISR programs to the Entity List. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo issued the following statement:

What does export commodity control number ( ECCN ) mean?

That Export Commodity Control Number (ECCN) will control the following satellites: “a. ‘‘Spacecraft,’’ including satellites, and space vehicles, whether designated developmental, experimental, research or scientific, not enumerated in USML Category XV or described in 9A004”