Export Control News
Export of dual-use items to the United Kingdom in 2021
The transition period for the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union will end at the turn of the year. Starting on 1 January 2021, dual-use exports from Finland and other EU Member States to the UK will be subject to an export authorisation.
Amended Council Regulation (EC) on the control of export of dual-use items
As an outcome of the negotiations on the amendment of the EU dual-use Regulation, in the afternoon of 18 November 2020 the Council of the European Union published the text of a new Union regime for the control of exports, brokering, technical assistance, transit and transfer of dual-use items.