Export Controls

  • Many countries around the world implement export controls and investment restrictions to safeguard their national security interests.
  • IPC empowers its members to advocate for policies to bolster national security in their native countries.
  • IPC supports export controls and investment restrictions that are clear, appropriate, and reflective of the highly inter-connected nature of the global electronics supply chain. 

U.S. Reforms Export and Investment Policies

Under a 2018 law, the U.S. Government is modernizing the way it reviews foreign investment in US companies. Learn more on the US Treasury’s website.

U.S. PCB Export Controls

IPC was a key player in the last round of policy debate on U.S. export controls affecting the electronics industry. Have a look back at that debate and the positive outcome for IPC members.