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Export Control Classification Number (ECCN)
A key in determining whether an export license is needed from the Department of Commerce is finding out if the thành công you intover lớn export has a specific Export Control Classification Number (ECCN). ECCNs are five sầu character alpha-numeric designations used on the Commerce Control List (CCL) khổng lồ identify dual-use items for export control purposes. An ECCN categorizes items based on the nature of the sản phẩm, i.e. type of commodity, software, or giải pháp công nghệ & its respective technical parameters.
An ECcông nhân is different from a Schedule B number, which is used by the Bureau of Census to lớn collect trade statistics. It is also different from the Harmonized Tariff System Nomenclature, which is used to lớn determine import duties.
All ECCNs are listed in the Commerce Control List (CCL) (Supplement No. 1 lớn Part 774 of the EAR), which is divided into lớn ten broad categories, and each category is further subdivided into lớn five sầu sản phẩm groups. The first character of the ECCN identifies the broader category lớn which it belongs & the second character identifies the sản phẩm group (see example and boxes below).
Commerce Control List Categories
0 = Nuclear materials, facilities & equipment (& miscellaneous items)1 = Materials, Chemicals, Microorganisms & Toxins2 = Materials Processing3 = Electronics4 = Computers5 = Telecommunications & Information Security6 = Sensors & Lasers7 = Navigation and Avionics8 = Marine9 = Propulsion Systems, Space Vehicles, & Related Equipment
Five sầu Product Groups
A. Systems, Equipment và ComponentsB. Test, Inspection and Production EquipmentC. MaterialD. SoftwareE. Technology
If Your Item is Not on the Commerce Control List - EAR99
If your thành quả falls under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Department of Commerce & is not listed on the CCL, it is designated as EAR99. The majority of commercial products are designated EAR99 và generally will not require a license khổng lồ be exported or reexported. However, if you plan lớn export an EAR99 cửa nhà khổng lồ an embargoed or sanctioned country, khổng lồ a các buổi party of concern, or in tư vấn of a prohibited end-use, you may be required khổng lồ obtain a license.
To obtain further assistance regarding the ECCN of your sản phẩm, see ouror nhận xét the “How to Request an ECCN” brochure.