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Commerce Department

(Inside U.S. Trade)
August 07, 2009

National Security Advisor Gen. Jim Jones has issued a new guidance aimed at cutting by one-third the time it takes the State Department to decide whether an item will be subject to the export controls of the Munitions List or the Commerce Control List, according to a Commerce Department official.

(File Document)
August 07, 2009

(Inside U.S. Trade)
July 24, 2009

A report by the Bureau of Industry and Security's Office of Technology Evaluation released this week recommends that the United States ease its export controls on certain five-axis machine tools in light of production capabilities in China and Taiwan.

(Daily News)
July 23, 2009

A report by the Bureau of Industry and Security's Office of Technology Evaluation [wto2009_3530.pdf


(Text Document)
July 22, 2009

(File Document)
July 21, 2009

(Text Document)
July 17, 2009

(Inside U.S. Trade)
July 17, 2009

A Commerce official late last week said BIS is "just about ready to go with" a rule in the Federal Register that would implement multilaterally agreed changes to the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) by amending the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

(Inside U.S. Trade)
July 17, 2009

Correction: This story includes observations from sources close to petitioners that Stacy Ettinger opposes the use of the controversial zeroing methodology. However, government sources with close knowledge of her work at the Commerce Department dispute those claims. They said they do not know of any position or action she has taken in opposition to the zeroing methodology and noted that Ettinger helped defend the Commerce position on zeroing at the World Trade Organization.

(Daily News)
July 15, 2009

The Commerce Department is reviewing the only outstanding formal application from a company in India to participate in the Validated End User (VEU) program, now that General Electric India has been accepted into the program. Commerce hopes the GE India announcement will spur others to follow suit, said a Commerce official.


(Daily News)
July 15, 2009

Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Demetrios Marantis is in China this week meeting with the Ministry of Commerce and other ministries to begin negotiations for the agenda for the October meeting of the Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT).


(Daily News)
July 14, 2009

Kim Glas, legislative director for Rep. Michael Michaud (D-ME), has emerged as a strong candidate to become the deputy assistant secretary (DAS) of commerce for textiles and apparel within the International Trade Administration (ITA), according to private-sector sources.


(File Document)
July 09, 2009

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