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Export Compliance

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Department of Energy Export Requirements
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OFAC Compliance
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Nuclear Regulatory Commission Export Req
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Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS):

The Bureau of Industry and Security promotes the Nation’s economic development and technological advancement by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system.



Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC):

Licenses defense services and defense (munitions) articles.

Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC):

OFAC administers and enforces economic and trade sanctions based on U.S. foreign policy and national security goals against targeted foreign countries and regimes, terrorists, international narcotics traffickers, those engaged in activities related to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and other threats to the national security, foreign policy, or economy of the United States.  The OFAC website provides information on these sanctions, the complete list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (the "SDN List"), and other sanctions lists administered by OFAC.



Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Office of International Programs:

Licenses nuclear material and equipment.


Department of Energy, Office of Nonproliferation and Arms Control: 

Licenses nuclear technology and technical data for nuclear power and special nuclear material

Department of Energy, Office of Fuels Programs:

Licenses natural gas.

Defense Technology Security Administration:

The Defense Technology Security Administration (DTSA) administers the development and implementation of Department of Defense (DoD) technology security policies on international transfers of defense-related goods, services and technologies.



Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service:

Import and Export of wildlife and endangered and threatened species.

Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of Diversion Control:

Oversees the export of controlled substances and the import and export of listed chemicals used in the production of control substances under the Controlled Substances Act.


Food and Drug Administration:

Exporting Medical Devices 
Export Certificates


Patent and Trademark Office:

Oversees patent filing data sent abroad.


Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery: 

Hazardous waste transportation