Tag Archives: ZTE

BIS Denial Order Against ZTE

Effective 15 April 2018 until 23 March 2025, the US Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) imposed a denial order of export privileges against Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation of Shenzhen, China (ZTE Corporation) and ZTE Kangxun Telecommunications Ltd. of Hi-New Shenzhen, China (ZTE Kangxun) (collectively, ZTE). Additionally, both entities were added to the BIS Denied Persons List, … Continue Reading

BIS Removes ZTE Corp. From Entity List

The US Department of State’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has removed from the Entity List China’s telecommunications equipment firms Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation and ZTE Kangxun Telecommunications Ltd., known collectively as ZTE. The action follows the agency’s recently announced, record-breaking settlement for US export controls violations, according to which those entities agreed to … Continue Reading

BIS Targeted Large Chinese Telecommunications Company, Then Loosened Restrictions

On 8 March 2016, the BIS added Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation (ZTE Corporation), ZTE Kangxun Telecommunications Ltd. (ZTE Kangxun), and two other affiliates to the Entity List (see announcement). However, due to unspecified commitments made by ZTE Corporation and ZTE Kangxun to the US, BIS eased the restrictions imposed against the two entities – but not the affiliates simultaneously designated … Continue Reading
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