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Export Control

Any restriction a country places on its exports. For example, a country may impose export controls on weapons or nuclear materials in the interest of national security. Alternatively, it may place a control on wheat during a famine to help prevent food shortages.
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Speaking at the National Conference on Export Controls 2019 organised by FICCI, Mr Kumar said that the government has simplified many policies in the last year and strengthened its e-platform to facilitate licencing of sensitive and dual-use exports.
Experts of Strategic Export Controls from the two sides shared their views and best practices.
ISLAMABAD -- Pak-China bilateral meeting of Strategic Export Controls experts discussed the latest developments in respective strategic export control system, inter-agency coordination mechanism, licensing processes of dual use items, and capacity building of enforcement agencies.
Addressing the two-day international seminar on 'the present and future of strategic export controls', Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said Pakistan remained fully committed to the objectives of non-proliferation and disarmament.
The foreign ministry has responded to the story saying that Islamabad's efforts in the area of export controls and non-proliferation, as well as nuclear safety and security, are in line with internationally established norms.
The Wassenaar Arrangement on Export Controls for Conventional Arms and Dual-Use Goods and Technologies, commonly known as the Wassenaar Arrangement, is a multilateral export control regime (MECR) with 42 participating states including many former Comecon (Warsaw Pact) countries.
The office consistently advocates for the use of best practices in export controls when engaging with foreign industry, governments and multilateral organizations, all part of its interagency effort to foster responsible export control policies and practices worldwide.
The elements of nuclear security in Pakistan include robust command and control system, rigorous regulatory regime, comprehensive export controls and international cooperation.
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The spokesman said that Pakistan has established extensive physical protection measures, robust command and control institutions under the chairmanship of the prime minister and comprehensive and effective export controls regulatory regimes to ensure safety and security of nuclear installations and materials.
Department of Commerce and Administration on issues related to export controls. The PECSEA Benchmarking Subcommittee developed a survey on the impact of export controls and priorities for export reform.

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