Export Controls

Export Controls

Export Controls and the GATT Policy Negotiations

In relation to the GATT Policy Negotiations, Christopher Mark (1993) provided the following explanation and/or definition of Export Controls: Regulations or restrictions applied to exports by the government of the exporting country to limit foreign access to sensitive technologies, or to protect domestic producers and consumers from temporary shortages of certain materials. See: COCOM List and export restrictions;see also Export Administration Acts of 1969 and 1977 (Sec. IV).

In the United States

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Foreign Asset Control for Exporters and Importers

International Trade Control Legislation

Export Controls

In relation to the international law practice and export controls in this world legal Encyclopedia, please see the following section:

Sanctions, Export Controls, and Certain Other Restrictions

About this subject:

Export Control Reform

Note: there is detailed information and resources under these topics during the year 2013, covered by this entry on export controls in this law Encyclopedia.

Sanctions, Export Controls, International Restrictions

In relation to the international law practice and Sanctions, Export Controls, International Restrictions, please see the information on this world legal Encyclopedia.


See Also

Further Reading

  • Information about Export Controls in the Encyclopedia of World Trade: from Ancient Times to the Present (Cynthia Clark Northrup)

Export Controls and the Laws of International Trade

High-performance computer export controls

Export Administration System