Export Controls and Information
The U.S. Department of Commerce Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the U.S. Department of State International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) control the export and re-export, both permanent and temporary, of U.S. products. These regulations must reviewed for all products sold by Sofradir EC from the U.S.
If you are a U.S. person and wish to purchase our products, it is important that you become familiar with these laws. The export control laws and regulations are complex; therefore any summary of such laws and regulations provided herein is not comprehensive and should not be taken as legal advice or counseling. If you should have any questions or require additional information regarding export regulations please contact our knowledgeable and experienced staff or contact the U.S. government:
U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and Security Office of Exporter Services Tel: (202) 482-4811 Website: www.bis.doc.gov U.S. Department of State Bureau of Political-Military Affairs Directorate of Defense Trade Control Tel: (202) 663-1282 Website: www.pmddtc.state.gov/
Purchases by Non-U.S. persons or for Products to be Exported
If you are located outside the U.S. or you are a non-U.S. person located inside the U.S. and wish to purchase our products, or you are a US person located in the US that wishes to export our products, please feel free to contact our experienced staff. We will ask you for information about the products desired, their intended destination as well as information about your company in order to help pre-determine if an export license may be accepted by the U.S. Government. If an approved export license is required, we would be happy to apply for the license and will keep you apprised of its acceptance status. Should you wish to become familiar with the applicable restrictions, please visit the above U.S. government websites.
Sofradir EC Export Control Policy
Sofradir EC, Inc. will assure that all export activities associated with our products comply with U.S. export control laws and regulations to their fullest extent.
Sofradir EC, Inc. will not engage in any transaction that will require the illegal export of any products and will not assist directly or indirectly with the illegal export or re-export of any products.
If the Buyer intends to export or re-export an item after receipt from Sofradir EC, Inc. (including "deemed exports" when released to foreign nationals within the U.S.), it is the Buyer's responsibility to request and obtain all necessary licenses for the use and/or export of the subject items, and to ensure that the requirements of all applicable laws, regulations and administrative policies are met.
By proceeding with a transaction to purchase any Sofradir EC, Inc. products, the Buyer certifies that:
the purchase does not require Sofradir EC, Inc. to export such items, and
the Buyer does not intend to export such items after receipt from Sofradir EC, Inc. without an approved U.S. export license.
U.S. law prohibits the sale, transfer, or export of items to:
Embargoed Countries and entities on the Department of State's List of Debarred Parties;
Department of Commerce's Denied Persons List;
Department of the Treasury's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List.
It is the Buyer's responsibility to be aware of the Lists of Embargoed Countries, Debarred Parties, Denied Persons, and Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons or any other export prohibitions that may exist. This information can be found at the U.S. Government websites listed above.