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Title 15Subtitle BChapter VIISubchapter CPart 740 → Appendix


Title 15: Commerce and Foreign Trade
PART 740—LICENSE EXCEPTIONS


Supplement No. 1 to Part 740—Country Groups

Country Group A

Country[A:1]
Wassenaar
participating
states1
[A:2]
Missile
technology
control
regime2
[A:3]
Australia
group
[A:4]
Nuclear
suppliers
group3
[A:5][A:6]
AlbaniaX
ArgentinaXXXXX
AustraliaXXXXX
AustriaXXXXX
BelarusX
BelgiumXXXXX
BrazilXX
BulgariaXXXXX
CanadaXXXXX
CroatiaXXXX
CyprusXX
Czech RepublicXXXXX
DenmarkXXXXX
EstoniaXXXX
FinlandXXXXX
FranceXXXXX
GermanyXXXXX
GreeceXXXXX
Hong KongX
HungaryXXXXX
IcelandXXXXX
IndiaXXXX
IrelandXXXXX
IsraelX
ItalyXXXXX
JapanXXXXX
KazakhstanX
Korea, SouthXXXXX
LatviaXXXX
LithuaniaXXXX
LuxembourgXXXXX
MaltaXXX
MexicoXXX
NetherlandsXXXXX
New ZealandXXXXX
NorwayXXXXX
PolandXXXXX
PortugalXXXXX
RomaniaXXXX
Russia123
SerbiaX
SingaporeX
SlovakiaXXXX
SloveniaXXXX
South AfricaXXXX
SpainXXXXX
SwedenXXXXX
SwitzerlandXXXXX
TaiwanX
TurkeyXXXXX
Ukraine4XXX
United KingdomXXXXX
United StatesXXXX

1Country Group A:1 is a list of the Wassenaar Arrangement Participating States, except for Malta, Russia and Ukraine.

2Country Group A:2 is a list of the Missile Technology Control Regime countries, except for Russia.

3Country Group A:4 is a list of the Nuclear Suppliers Group countries, except for the People's Republic of China (PRC) and Russia.

4For purposes of this supplement, as well as any other EAR provision that references the Country Groups, the designations for Ukraine also apply to the Crimea region of Ukraine. See §746.6(c) of the EAR for an exhaustive listing of license exceptions that are available for the Crimea region of Ukraine. No other EAR license exceptions are available for the Crimea region of Ukraine. The Crimea region of Ukraine includes the land territory in that region as well as any maritime area over which sovereignty, sovereign rights, or jurisdiction is claimed based on purported annexation of that land territory.

Country Group B—Countries

Afghanistan   Liberia
Albania   Lithuania
Algeria   Luxembourg
Andorra   Macedonia, The Former
Angola      Yugoslav Republic of
Antigua and Barbuda   Madagascar
Argentina   Malawi
Aruba   Malaysia
Australia   Maldives
Austria   Mali
The Bahamas   Malta
Bahrain   Marshall Islands
Bangladesh   Mauritania
Barbados   Mauritius
Belgium   Mexico
Belize   Micronesia, Federated
Benin      States of
Bhutan   Monaco
Bolivia   Montenegro
Bosnia & Herzegovina   Morocco
Botswana   Mozambique
Brazil   Namibia
Brunei   Nauru
Bulgaria   Nepal
Burkina Faso   Netherlands
Burma   New Zealand
Burundi   Nicaragua
Cameroon   Niger
Canada   Nigeria
Cape Verde   Norway
Central African Republic   Oman
Chad   Pakistan
Chile   Palau
Colombia   Panama
Comoros   Papua New Guinea
Congo (Democratic Republic of the)   Paraguay
Congo (Republic of the)   Peru
Costa Rica   Philippines
Cote d'lvoire   Poland
Croatia   Portugal
Curaçao   Qatar
Cyprus   Romania
Czech Republic   Rwanda
Denmark   Saint Kitts & Nevis
Djibouti   Saint Lucia
Dominica   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Dominican Republic   Samoa
Ecuador   San Marino
Egypt   Sao Tome & Principe
El Salvador   Saudi Arabia
Equatorial Guinea   Senegal
Eritrea   Serbia
Estonia   Seychelles
Ethiopia   Sierra Leone
Fiji   Singapore
Finland   Sint Maarten (the Dutch two-fifths of the island of Saint Martin)
France   Slovakia
Gabon   Slovenia
Gambia, The   Solomon Islands
Germany   Somalia
Ghana   South Africa
Greece   South Sudan, Republic of
Grenada   Spain
Guatemala   Sri Lanka
Guinea   Surinam
Guinea-Bissau   Swaziland
Guyana   Sweden
Haiti   Switzerland
Honduras   Taiwan
Hong Kong   Tanzania
Hungary   Thailand
Iceland   Timor-Leste
India   Togo
Indonesia   Tonga
Ireland   Trlnidad & Tobago
Israel   Tunisia
Italy   Turkey
Jamaica   Tuvalu
Japan   Uganda
Jordan   United Arab Emirates
Kenya   United Kingdom
Kiribati   United States
Korea, South   Uruguay
Kosovo   Vanuatu
Kuwait   Vatican City
Latvia   Western Sahara
Lebanon   Zambia
Lesotho   Zimbabwe

Country Group C [Reserved]

Country Group D

Country[D: 1]
National
Security
[D: 2]
Nuclear
[D: 3]
Chemical &
Biological
[D: 4]
Missile
Technology
[D: 5]
U.S. Arms Embargoed Countries1
AfghanistanXX
ArmeniaXX
AzerbaijanXX
BahrainXX
BelarusXXX
BurmaXX
CambodiaX
Central African RepublicX
China (PRC)XXXX
Congo (Democratic Republic of)X
CubaXXX
CyprusX
EgyptXX
EritreaX
GeorgiaXX
HaitiX
IranXXXX
IraqXXXXX
IsraelXXX
JordanXX
KazakhstanXX
Korea, NorthXXXXX
KuwaitXX
KyrgyzstanXX
LaosX
LebanonXXX
LibyaXXXXX
MacauXXX
MoldovaXX
MongoliaXX
OmanXX
PakistanXXX
QatarXX
RussiaXXXX
Saudi ArabiaXX
SomaliaX
South Sudan, Republic ofX
SudanX
SyriaXXX
TaiwanX
TajikistanXX
TurkmenistanXX
UkraineX
United Arab EmiratesXX
UzbekistanXX
VenezuelaXXXXX
VietnamXX
YemenXXX
ZimbabweX

1Note to Country Group D:5: Countries subject to U.S. arms embargoes are identified by the State Department through notices published in the Federal Register. The list of arms embargoed destinations in this table is drawn from 22 CFR 126.1 and State Department Federal Register notices related to arms embargoes (compiled at http://www.pmddtc.state.gov/embargoed__countries/index.html) and will be amended when the State Department publishes subsequent notices. If there are any discrepancies between the list of countries in this table and the countries identified by the State Department as subject to a U.S. arms embargo (in the Federal Register), the State Department's list of countries subject to U.S. arms embargoes shall be controlling.

Country Group E1

Country[E:1]
Terrorist
supporting
countries2
[E:2]
Unilateral
embargo
CubaX
IranX
Korea, NorthX
SudanX
SyriaX

1In addition to the controls maintained by the Bureau of Industry and Security pursuant to the EAR, note that the Department of the Treasury administers:

(a) A comprehensive embargo against Cuba, Iran, and Sudan; and

(b) An embargo against certain persons, e.g., Specially Designated Terrorists (SDT), Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTO), Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGT), and Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers (SDNT). Please see part 744 of the EAR for controls maintained by the Bureau of Industry and Security on these and other persons.

2The President made inapplicable with respect to Iraq provisions of law that apply to countries that have supported terrorism.

[61 FR 12768, Mar. 25, 1996]

Editorial Note: For Federal Register citations affecting supplement no. 1 to part 740, see the List of CFR Sections Affected, which appears in the Finding Aids section of the printed volume and at www.govinfo.gov.

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