ITAR controls the export and import of defense-related articles and services on the United States Munitions List (USML). According to the U.S. Government, all manufacturers, exporters, and brokers of defense articles, defense services, or related technical data must be ITAR compliant. Therefore, more companies are requiring their supply chain members to be ITAR compliant as well.
In general: Ace Wire Spring and Form Company is involved in the manufacture, sale or distribution of goods and or services covered under the USML, or a component supplier to goods covered under the United States Munitions List (USML), the stipulation or requirement of being “ITAR registered” means that Ace Wire Spring has registered with the State Department’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) as spelled out on DDTC’s web site, and Ace Wire Spring certifies that they operate in accordance with the ITAR when they accept being a supplier for the USML prime exporter.
Ace Wire Spring is registered with the DDTC and knows what is required to be ITAR compliant.