Export Compliance Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is considered a Government Entity?

    Government End user:

    • Any foreign central, regional or local government department, agency or other entity performing governmental functions including governmental research institutions, governmental corporations, governmental corporations or their separate business units which are engaged in the manufacture or distribution of items or services controlled on the Wassenaar Munitions List, and international governmental organizations.
    • This term does not include the following utilities (including telecommunications companies and Internet service) banks and financial institutions; transportation; broadcast or entertainment; educational organizations; civil health and medical organizations; retail or wholesale firms; and manufacturing or industrial entities not engaged in the manufacture or distribution of items or services controlled on the Wassenaar Munitions List.

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