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Export Privileges Suspended for Unlicensed Ammunition Exports to Mexico

Monday, June 08, 2015
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

The Bureau of Industry and Security has issued an order suspending for ten years the export privileges of a man convicted of knowingly and willfully exporting to Mexico without the required license or written authorization 6,000 rounds of ammunition designated as defense articles on the U.S. Munitions List. This man was previously sentenced to 46 months of imprisonment, three years of supervised release and a $200 assessment.

As a result, until Sept. 24, 2024, neither this man nor anyone on his behalf may directly or indirectly participate in any way in any transaction involving any commodity, software or technology exported or to be exported from the U.S. that is subject to the Export Administration Regulations. BIS is also revoking all export licenses in which this man had an interest at the time of his conviction.

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