The New United States Export Control Regime: Its Impact on the Communications Satellite Industry
XXV Annals of Air and Space Law, 2000, pp. 157-181.
25 Pages Posted: 6 Jul 2016
Date Written: 2000
Abstract by B. Goswami: “The new United States export control regime is being received with discontent domestically and globally. On an analysis it is apparent that there are mixed feelings with respect to the new export control regime, specifically for the satellite industry where the confusion of jurisdiction over subject matter in between the State Department and the Department of Commerce has generated serious economic implications. This article analyzes the current export regime, also briefly includes the historical development, international export control regimes and the current statues and regulations governing the export. Primary focus of this article is to analyze the export control over commercial satellites and the implication of new export regime on the U.S. commercial satellite industry, additionally reactions on the same from other countries and the take of U.S. Government officials on the subject have been included to understand the issue at hand from different perspectives.”
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