Export Licensing

Questions and answers about Export Licensing

  • CHARGING FOR A DOS LICESNSE

    Is forwarding the administrative cost to apply for a license to the customer a good business practice and common in the industry? If so, how do you include that value when applying for the export license in order to declare it the time of export on the EEI as part of the value payable?

  • IC LICENSE REQUIREMENTS

    We normally don’t send piece parts to our manufacturer in China. BUT, today we are sending some programable IC’s which i know fall into 8542 area. No problem there. These will be put into some sample products and shipped back here to the US for testing.Do these things need a license?? I’m not an export […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 1

    I am new to my company and when asked who determines export licenses I was told, “a what?”. Though a quick look tells me most of the product are NLR, there are a few questionable ones, such as, 10VA transformers for door chimes. Would these need a license? If so, is there a Applying for […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 2

    Can anyone in the membership provide a sample of a Technology Control Plan (TCP) they have submitted to BIS in order to support a deemed export license? The TCP is usually listed as one of the conditions that must be satisfied when the deemed export license is issued to the applicant company. I am familiar […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 3

    Can anyone in the membership provide a sample of a Technology Control Plan (TCP) they have submitted to BIS in order to support a deemed export license? The TCP is usually listed as one of the conditions that must be satisfied when the deemed export license is issued to the applicant company. I am familiar […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 4

    My organization is foreign owned and operates an R&D facility in US. Development is jointly shared by engineers both in US and overseas. Prior to patent filing, technology is reviewed by overseas parent company. I am correct in that, prior to any sharing development and patent review, we must determine if technology is controlled, and […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 5

    Our company shipped product under ECCN 1C351 to Korea under a valid export license. The license listed quantity 10. Korea received 12. Internal audit reviewed that this was a pulling error at the shipping site. What is the process to either amend the license or notify BIS of the quantity error? What is the process […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 6

    I think I know the answers to these questions but wanted to do a sanity check. I assume there are likely other members out there with similar challenges. Here’s the situation. My company has a function where various manuals are published here in the US. The technical content of these manuals is actually of Japanese […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 7

    We’re in the process of having a new ERP system installed. Our Engineering Dept is going to have all of their info installed on 2 servers. They want to send both servers to our sister company in Hong Kong. The Engineers in Hong Kong will add all of their info on both servers and return […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 8

    We are in the process of implementing a new ERP system and will have our sister company in Hong Kong on line with us. Our Engineering Dept will have their own subsystem. The plan is for the US Engineering Dept to load their drawings and info onto 2 PC’s. They will then send the 2 […]

  • Export Licensing Q&A 9

    For exports to Puerto Rico from the U.S., I know an AES transmission is required. However, for purposes of an export license, is this ever a possibility since Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory? What are the export classification requirements for shipment from the U.S. to Puerto Rico?