Export Control Profession: News

US Imposes Additional Sanctions on Iran

14th May 2019 |

Home » Export Control Profession: News The USA has announced further action against Iran by imposing sanctions on its iron, steel, aluminium and copper sectors. Iran, hard hit by US sanctions on its oil sales, face the new restrictions on metal exports, but experts have advised that these may be harder to sanction. President Donald…

Six Chinese entities banned from exporting sensitive US goods

14th May 2019 |

Home » Export Control Profession: News The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it banned six Chinese technology entities, one Pakistani firm and five based in the United Arab Emirates from exporting sensitive U.S. technologies and other goods. In a statement, the Commerce Department said four of the Chinese firms, also with offices in Hong…

Royal Navy vessel identifies evasion of North Korea sanctions

14th May 2019 |

Home » Export Control Profession: News A Royal Navy vessel conducting United Nations sanctions enforcement against North Korea has successfully tracked an illegal transfer at sea. Working alongside Japanese partners, HMS Montrose spotted a North Korean ship in the East China Sea, alongside a ship of unknown nationality. It is assessed that the ships were…