Includes the U.S. government export controls that companies need to abide by when exporting to this country
Last Published: 10/10/2018

The Indian and the U.S. governments formed a High Technology Cooperation Group (HTCG) in November 2002 to facilitate and promote high technology bilateral trade.  The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) (formerly  known  as  the  Bureau  of  Export  Administration,  BXA)  is  the  U.S.  government  agency responsible for implementing and enforcing the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), which regulate the export and re-export of “dual-use” commercial items.  For questions regarding export controls over commercial items, you may contact:

Director, Office of National Security and Technology Transfer Controls
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington DC 20230
Telephone: 202-482-4196   Fax 202-482-4094

For questions regarding end-use checks or to speak with enforcement, please contact:
Director, Office of Enforcement Analysis
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW Room 4065
U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington DC 20230
Telephone: 202-482-4255   Fax 202-482-0971

You may contact Shailendra Srivastava at our New Delhi BIS office directly at

Defense articles and services require export licenses from the U.S. Department of State and Defense.  For more information on these regulations and on complying with economic sanctions, please see and and the U.S. Treasury Office of Foreign Asset Controls at

Please refer to the Consolidated Screening List for a list of parties for which the United States Government maintains restrictions on certain exports, reexports or transfers of items at


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