Tag Archives: Protect the Board

Final Rule on Military Electronics Covered by ITAR Implements IPC Advocacy for Enumeration of PCBs

Today, the U.S. Department of State published a final rule that enumerates printed circuit boards (PCBs) in Category XI for Military Electronics of the United States Munitions List (USML). This is a significant win for IPC which has advocated for the enumeration of PCBs on the USML. The specific listing of PCBs in Category XI […]

President’s Message — Working to Clarify Defense Industry Understanding of ITAR Applicability to Printed Boards

by John Mitchell, IPC president and CEO I just returned from Washington, D.C. where IPC held a workshop for defense OEMs on U.S. export control regulations for printed boards in defense-related electronics. As you may remember, this past July, IPC launched its Follow the Law, Protect the Board educational campaign with a series of meetings […]