Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures on Three North Korean Entities and One Iranian Entity, 5882-5883 [E9-2176]

Download as PDF 5882 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 20 / Monday, February 2, 2009 / Notices (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts relating to MTCR Annex items with the sanctioned entities; and (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products produced by the sanctioned entities. Additionally, because North Korea is a country with a non-market economy that is not a former member of the Warsaw Pact (as referenced in the definition of ‘‘person’’ in section 74(8)(B) of the Arms Export Control Act), the following sanctions shall be applied for two years to all activities of the North Korean government relating to the development or production of missile equipment or technology and all activities of the North Korean government affecting the development or production of electronics, space systems or equipment, and military aircraft: (A) Denial of all new individual export licenses for the transfer to the government activities described above of MTCR Annex items controlled pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act; (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts relating to MTCR Annex items with the government activities described above; and (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products produced by the government activities described above. These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies of the United States Government as provided in Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993. Dated: January 21, 2009. C.S. Eliot Kang, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–2175 Filed 1–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–27–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6501] Imposition of Category II Missile Sanctions on Two Entities in China dwashington3 on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES AGENCY: Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: A determination has been made that two entities in China have engaged in activities that require the imposition of missile sanctions pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act, as amended, and the Export Administration Act of 1979, as amended VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:03 Jan 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 (as carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001). DATES: Effective Date: February 2, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pam Durham, Office of Missile Threat Reduction, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202–647–4931). On import ban issues, Rochelle Stern, Director, Policy Planning and Program Management, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury (202–622–2500). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues, Kim Triplett, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State (703–875–4079). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Section 73(a)(1) of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2797b(a)(1)); Section 11B(b)(1) of the Export Administration Act of 1979 (50 U.S.C. App. 2410b(b)(1)), as carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001 (hereinafter cited as the ‘‘Export Administration Act of 1979’’); and Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993; the U.S. Government determined on January 15, 2009 that the following foreign entities had engaged in missile technology proliferation activities that require the imposition of missile sanctions described in Section 73 of the AECA (22 U.S.C. 2797b) and Section 11B of the EAA (50 U.S.C. Appx 24710(b) on these entities: Dalian Sunny Industries, (China) also known as: LIMMT Economic and Trade Company Ltd.; LIMMT (Dalian) Metallurgy and Minerals Co.; and LIMMT (Dalian FTZ) Economic and Trade Organization, and its sub-units and successors; and Bellamax (China) and its sub-units and successors. Accordingly, the following sanctions are being imposed on these entities for two years: (A) Denial of all new individual export licenses for the transfer of MTCR Annex items to the sanctioned entities; (B) Denial of all U.S. Government contracts relating to MTCR Annex items with the sanctioned entities; and (C) Prohibition on the importation into the U.S. of all products produced by the sanctioned entities. Further, a determination was made pursuant to section 73(e) of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2797b(e)) that it was essential to the national security of the United States to waive the sanctions described above with respect to the activities of the Chinese government described in section 74(a)(8)(B) of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2797c(a)(8)(B))—that is, activities of the Chinese government relating to the development or production of any missile equipment or PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 technology and activities of the Chinese government affecting the development or production of electronics, space systems or equipment, and military aircraft. These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies of the United States Government as provided in Executive Order 12851 of June 11, 1993. Dated: January 21, 2009. C.S. Eliot Kang, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–2178 Filed 1–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–27–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6500] Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures on Three North Korean Entities and One Iranian Entity AGENCY: Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The U.S. Government has determined that four foreign entities have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by Executive Order 13094 of July 28, 1998 and Executive Order 13382 of June 28, 2005. DATES: Effective Date: February 2, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On general issues: Pam Durham, Office of Missile Threat Reduction, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202–647–4931). On import ban issues, Rochelle Stern, Director, Policy Planning and Program Management, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury (202–622– 2500). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues: Kim Triplett, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State (703–875–4079). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the authorities vested in the President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.), and Section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended, the U.S. Government determined on January E:\FR\FM\02FEN1.SGM 02FEN1 dwashington3 on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 20 / Monday, February 2, 2009 / Notices 15, 2009 that the following three North Korean entities and one Iranian entity have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to sections 4(b), 4(c), and 4(d) of Executive Order 12938: Korea Mining and Development Corporation (KOMID) (North Korea) Moksong Trading Corporation (North Korea), Sino-Ki (North Korea), and Shahid Bakeri Industrial Group (SBIG), (Iran). Accordingly, pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order 12938, the following measures are imposed on these entities, their subunits, and successors for two years: 1. All departments and agencies of the United States Government shall not procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any goods, technology, or services from these entities including the termination of existing contracts; 2. All departments and agencies of the United States government shall not provide any assistance to these entities, and shall not obligate further funds for such purposes; 3. The Secretary of the Treasury shall prohibit the importation into the United States of any goods, technology, or services produced or provided by these entities, other than information or informational materials within the meaning of section 203(b)(3) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)). These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies as provided in Executive Order 12938. In addition, pursuant to section 126.7(a)(1) of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, it is deemed that suspending the above-named entities from participating in any activities subject to Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act would be in furtherance of the national security and foreign policy of the United States. Therefore, for two years, the Department of State is hereby suspending all licenses and other approvals for: (a) Exports and other transfers of defense articles and defense services from the United States; (b) transfers of U.S.-origin defense articles and defense services from foreign destinations; and (c) temporary import of defense articles to or from the abovenamed entities. Moreover, it is the policy of the United States to deny licenses and other approvals for exports and temporary imports of defense articles and defense services destined for these entities. VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:03 Jan 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 Dated: January 21, 2009. C.S. Eliot Kang, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–2176 Filed 1–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–27–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6502] Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures on Two Chinese Entities and Two Iranian Entities AGENCY: Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The U.S. Government has determined that four entities have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by Executive Order 13094 of July 28, 1998 and Executive Order 13382 of June 28, 2005. DATES: Effective Date: February 2, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On general issues: Pam Durham, Office of Missile Threat Reduction, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, Department of State (202–647–4931). On import ban issues, Rochelle Stern, Director Policy Planning and Program Management, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury (202–622–2500). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues: Kim Triplett, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State (703– 875–4079). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the authorities vested in the President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.), and Section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended, the U.S. Government determined on January 15, 2009 that the following two Chinese entities and two Iranian entities have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of measures pursuant to sections 4(b), 4(c), and 4(d) of Executive Order 12938: Dalian Sunny Industries, also known as: LIMMT Economic and Trade Company Ltd.; PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 5883 LIMMT (Dalian) Metallurgy and Minerals Co.; and LIMMT (Dalian FTZ) Economic and Trade Organization (China) Shahid Bakeri Industrial Group (SBIG), (Iran) Bellamax (China) Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group (SHIG), (Iran) Accordingly, pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order 12938, the following measures are imposed on these entities, their subunits, and successors for two years: 1. All departments and agencies of the United States Government shall not procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any goods, technology, or services from these entities including the termination of existing contracts; 2. All departments and agencies of the United States government shall not provide any assistance to these entities, and shall not obligate further funds for such purposes; 3. The Secretary of the Treasury shall prohibit the importation into the United States of any goods, technology, or services produced or provided by these entities, other than information or informational materials within the meaning of section 203(b)(3) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)). These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments and agencies as provided in Executive Order 12938. In addition, pursuant to section 126.7(a)(1) of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, it is deemed that suspending the above-named entities from participating in any activities subject to Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act would be in furtherance of the national security and foreign policy of the United States. Therefore, for two years, the Department of State is hereby suspending all licenses and other approvals for: (a) Exports and other transfers of defense articles and defense services from the United States; (b) transfers of U.S.-origin defense articles and defense services from foreign destinations; and (c) temporary import of defense articles to or from the abovenamed entities. Moreover, it is the policy of the United States to deny licenses and other approvals for exports and temporary imports of defense articles and defense services destined for these entities. E:\FR\FM\02FEN1.SGM 02FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 20 (Monday, February 2, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 5882-5883]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-2176]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 6500]


Imposition of Nonproliferation Measures on Three North Korean 
Entities and One Iranian Entity

AGENCY: Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, 
Department of State.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Government has determined that four foreign entities 
have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the imposition of 
measures pursuant to Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as 
amended by Executive Order 13094 of July 28, 1998 and Executive Order 
13382 of June 28, 2005.

DATES: Effective Date: February 2, 2009.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On general issues: Pam Durham, Office 
of Missile Threat Reduction, Bureau of International Security and 
Nonproliferation, Department of State (202-647-4931). On import ban 
issues, Rochelle Stern, Director, Policy Planning and Program 
Management, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the 
Treasury (202-622-2500). On U.S. Government procurement ban issues: Kim 
Triplett, Office of the Procurement Executive, Department of State 
(703-875-4079).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the authorities vested in the 
President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of 
America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 
U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 
1601 et seq.), the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.), 
and Section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and Executive Order 
12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended, the U.S. Government determined 
on January

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15, 2009 that the following three North Korean entities and one Iranian 
entity have engaged in proliferation activities that warrant the 
imposition of measures pursuant to sections 4(b), 4(c), and 4(d) of 
Executive Order 12938:

Korea Mining and Development Corporation (KOMID) (North Korea) Moksong 
Trading Corporation (North Korea),
Sino-Ki (North Korea),
and
Shahid Bakeri Industrial Group (SBIG), (Iran).

    Accordingly, pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order 12938, 
the following measures are imposed on these entities, their subunits, 
and successors for two years:
    1. All departments and agencies of the United States Government 
shall not procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any 
goods, technology, or services from these entities including the 
termination of existing contracts;
    2. All departments and agencies of the United States government 
shall not provide any assistance to these entities, and shall not 
obligate further funds for such purposes;
    3. The Secretary of the Treasury shall prohibit the importation 
into the United States of any goods, technology, or services produced 
or provided by these entities, other than information or informational 
materials within the meaning of section 203(b)(3) of the International 
Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)).
    These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments 
and agencies as provided in Executive Order 12938.
    In addition, pursuant to section 126.7(a)(1) of the International 
Traffic in Arms Regulations, it is deemed that suspending the above-
named entities from participating in any activities subject to Section 
38 of the Arms Export Control Act would be in furtherance of the 
national security and foreign policy of the United States. Therefore, 
for two years, the Department of State is hereby suspending all 
licenses and other approvals for: (a) Exports and other transfers of 
defense articles and defense services from the United States; (b) 
transfers of U.S.-origin defense articles and defense services from 
foreign destinations; and (c) temporary import of defense articles to 
or from the above-named entities.
    Moreover, it is the policy of the United States to deny licenses 
and other approvals for exports and temporary imports of defense 
articles and defense services destined for these entities.

    Dated: January 21, 2009.
C.S. Eliot Kang,
Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and 
Nonproliferation, Department of State.
[FR Doc. E9-2176 Filed 1-30-09; 8:45 am]
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