Once the exporter knows the ECCN number, it can determine whether a license is needed by comparing the Reason for Control against the Country Chart.
The ECCN entry also identifies which license exceptions apply.
Note that the country and people controls described above apply even if the software has an ECCN of EAR99.
Start with the top five products and prepare written ECCN classifications.
PART# PRODUCT ECCN DESTINATION LICENSE EXCEPTIONS NAME REQUIRED 0010A0 Hydrophone 6D003a2 JK Yes TSR Source Code Australia Yes No PART# VALUE PURCHASER WRITTEN ASSURANCE 0010A0 XYZ Co.
explaining the significance of the first few digits and letters of the ECCN as the category, group, and reason for control).
1, 6D003 (2000) (stating that ECCN 6D003 controls "other" software, including programs for processing acoustic data from hydrophones).
6D001 (covering software designed for development or production of equipment, including equipment controlled by ECCN 6A004 (optics) and ECCN 6A005 (lasers)).
1, 6D991 (covering software specially designed for the use of equipment controlled by ECCN 6A991 (marine acoustic equipment)).