Industry: Aerospace & Defense

Country Overview: Morocco

Marrakesh, Morocco, Africa

Morocco ranks 59th among U.S. export destinations and 51st among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in Morocco include: Renewable Energy Telecommunications Agricultural Products Transportation Healthcare Safety & Security Plastics Clothing/ Apparel Household Items

man in factory

By:  Thomas McVey, Williams Mullen A recently announced ITAR enforcement case involving a supplier of military spare parts sends a valuable message to small and mid-sized government contractors of every type. The case involves Bright Lights USA, Inc. (the “Company”), a small New Jersey defense manufacturer.  According to the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (“DDTC”) Charging… Read more

Netherlands Farm

The Netherlands ranks 8th among U.S. export destinations and 7th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in the Netherlands include: Aircraft and Parts Automotive Parts Defense Technology Cybersecurity Services Energy Healthcare Products and Services Marine Technology Software

Country Overview: Romania

Romania

Romania ranks 87th among U.S. export destinations and 66th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in Romania include: Agricultural Machinery and Equipment Food and Beverages Defense Education and Training Energy Environmental Technologies Intelligent Transportation Systems

Country Overview: France

Paris France Europe City

France ranks 11th among U.S. export destinations and 17th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in France include: Aerospace Industrial Machinery Electrical Machinery Mineral Fuels and Oils Medical Instruments Art and Fashion Pharmaceuticals Food products

loading dock cranes

By: Thomas B. McVey, Williams Mullen A frequently asked compliance question among government contracts firms is whether they are required to register under the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (“ITAR”). ITAR are the State Department controls that regulate defense products, technical data and services.  Under ITAR 22 CFR §122.1, parties that manufacture, export or temporarily… Read more

Country Overview: Vietnam

Vietnam

Vietnam ranks 27th among U.S. export destinations and 30th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in Vietnam include: Architecture Construction and Engineering Education and Training Aviation Environmental/Pollution Control Health Care and Medical Equipment Information Technology Oil and Gas Machinery and Services Telecommunications Equipment

City, London, England, United Kingdom, Business, Financial

The United Kingdom ranks 5th among U.S. export destinations and 4th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in the United Kingdom include: Aerospace Cyber Security Medical Equipment Low Carbon Energy and Smart Grids Pet Products Travel and Tourism

Country Overview: Colombia

Colombia Latin America South America

Colombia ranks 22nd among U.S. export destinations and 19th among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in Colombia include: Automotive Defense Electric Power and Renewable Energy Food Processing Equipment Information Technology Medical Equipment Mining Equipment Oil and Gas Equipment

Country Overview: Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey

Turkey ranks 29th among U.S. export destinations and 33rd among Virginia export destinations. Some of the top opportunities for U.S. exporters in Turkey include: Aerospace Defense Electrical Power and Renewable Energy Environmental Technologies Information & Communication Technologies Medical Technologies and Healthcare Education Services Safety and Security