Export Controls: Helpful Links

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Federal Regulations

  • Export Administration Database (EAR) This database maintained by the Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce, is a complete collection of regulations relating to EAR. Supplement 1 of 15 CFR Section 774 is represented by Categories 0-9.
  • International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) The Code of Federal Regulations Title 22, Foreign Relations; Chapter I, Department of State; Section 121.1, The U.S. Munitions List (General).

Federal Agency Resources

There are three federal agencies involved in administering the export control regulations: the Department of Commerce, the Department of the Treasury and the Department of State. Below are links to these agencies.

The following countries/areas are currently on OFAC's sanctions list:

Balkans Burma Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Cuba Iran Iraq
Liberia Libya North Korea
Sudan Syria Zimbabwe


This list is subject to updates so please reference the U.S. Treasury's - Sanctions Program Summaries for the most current list.

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