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Export Control Training. October 2011 Supplier Quality Manager Mike Stone Phone: 252-246-7018. What We’ll Cover Today. Export Basics What is ITAR controlled technical information Who can work on ITAR Programs? What is your Responsibility?. Regulations and What they Control.

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export control training
Export Control Training

October 2011

Supplier Quality Manager

Mike Stone

Phone: 252-246-7018

what we ll cover today
What We’ll Cover Today
  • Export Basics
  • What is ITAR controlled technical information
  • Who can work on ITAR Programs?
  • What is your Responsibility?
regulations and what they control
Regulations and What they Control

U.S. Department of State

Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC):

  • Regulations: International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Items Controlled: controls commodities and technology that have predominant military use or space applications. Items that started out as having civil application but were later adapted or modified for military application.
  • U.S. Munitions List: Listing of controlled commodities/technologies found in the ITAR.
  • Licensing: Most controlled activities require a license or other written authorization
  • Registration: US Exporters, manufacturers, brokers must be registered with State. (Remember this requirement when choosing sub-contractors/suppliers to work with you on ITAR programs)
options if controlled under the itar
Options If Controlled Under the ITAR
  • Request an Amendment to the Technical Assistance Agreement (TAA) for- a foreign person or US contractor or supplier working for UTCP and they will need to work directly with Navantia/Customer

- a foreign company/supplier to work on the S80 ITAR program

  • Request a Manufacturing License Agreement (MLA) for- a foreign company to manufacture items that are controlled under the ITAR.
  • Request a DSP5 to make a permanent export of either hardware to a foreign entity or for a foreign employee to work on ITAR program.

1. TAA/MLA are specific for individual foreign person or individual foreign company.2. Need specific approval for dual nationals employed at a foreign company.3. Need specific approval when a foreign company sub contracts to another company

export basics
Export Basics
  • What is an export?

- An export is an actual shipment or transmission out of the United States.

- It’s also the transfer of technical data or article to a foreign person or foreign owned company regardless of their location.

  • Exports can occur in many ways: Email




Visual inspection that reveals technical data

Conference – AT&T conference/meeting

Hand-carried items – laptops, memory devices

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Export Basics
  • Who is considered to be a US Person – a US citizen, either by birth or naturalization, a green card holder, or an asylee to the U.S. (specific requirements on asylees )
  • Who is considered to be a Foreign person – anyone who doesn’t meet the definition of a US person. (i.e. those in the US on a visa status). In addition, US persons who are employed by a foreign entity are considered “foreign persons.”

For example – Lili Zhang, US citizen, works for UTRC China.

export basics2
Export Basics
  • What is ITAR Technical Data - Technical Data is information which is required for the design, development, production, manufacture, utilization, repair or reconstruction of articles or materials. It may take the form of:

Blueprints SpecificationsManuals SoftwareTraining Programs Plant ToursElectronic transmissions Technical meetingsPhotographs Instructions


Step #1…….

Step #2…….

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Export Basics

Technical data does not include information concerning general scientific,

Mathematical, or engineering principles commonly taught in schools, colleges and

universities or information in the public domain. It also does not include basic marketing

information on function or purpose or general system descriptions.

Definition of Public Domain – Information which is published and which is generally

accessible or available to the public:

1. through sales at newsstands and bookstores; subscriptions (without restrictions);

2. at public libraries or from which the public can obtain documents;

3. through patents or published applications available at any patent office (MUST BE AVAILABLE – published, NOT merely submitted patents);

4. through unlimited distribution at conferences, meetings, seminars, where anyone could


5. through public release in any form AFTER approval by the cognizant U.S. Gov’t dept or


6. through fundamental research in science & engineering at accredited institutions where

the resulting information is ordinarily published and shared broadly in the scientific

community. Cannot contain proprietary restrictions or other restrictions such as U.S. Gov’t

access & dissemination controls.

who can work on kad itar programs
Who can Work on KAD ITAR Programs


  • If discussing components we already purchase, or that are otherwise commercially available, then it’s OK to discuss w/foreign suppliers – as long as not a sanctioned country – or debarred entity
  • If discussing components that are specifically designed, modified or ITAR-controlled, then it’s NOT OK to discuss w/foreign suppliers – until such time as the appropriate license has been granted from theDoS (add to the TAA
what is your responsibility
What is your Responsibility?

Export control compliance starts with you.

  • Know what you are working on and whether the technology or commodities are controlled under: The Department of State’s ITAR regulations or The Bureau of Industry & Security’s Commerce Control regulations.
  • Know how to protect against an unauthorized export.
  • Know where and when to get help.
shipping internationally
Shipping Internationally

Diversion Statements

ITAR and Dept of Commerce controlled information must be indentified and marked

export penalties
Export Penalties
  • Individuals and Corporations are subject to criminal and civil penalties for violations of the ITAR. Fines are up to $1M per violation or imprisonment of not more than 10 years. In addition, loss of export privileges may occur.Ignorance Is Not a Defense - Exporter’s knowledge of the export regulations is irrelevant