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Biography for Ian Cohen

Ian Cohen, Associate Editor, is a reporter with Export Compliance Daily and its sister publication International Trade Today, where he covers export controls, sanctions and international trade issues. He previously worked as a local government reporter in South Florida. Ian graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Florida in 2017 and lives in Washington, D.C. He joined the staff of Warren Communications News in 2019.

Recent Articles by Ian Cohen

Companies Should Expect Increasing Compliance Challenges Due to Continuing US-China Tensions, Law Firms Say

The U.S. and China saw an uptick in trade restrictions during the first few months of 2021, and companies should expect more compliance challenges as they continue to contend with a variety of export controls and sanctions issues from both…Subscribe to Read >>

Senate Committee Releases Text of Bipartisan China Legislation

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee released bipartisan legislation that it said will better position the U.S. to compete with China and penalize Chinese human rights abuses. The more than 200-page Strategic Competition Act of 2021, released April 8, would authorize…Subscribe to Read >>

BIS Adds MIEU Controls to Myanmar, Issues Technical Corrections

The Bureau of Industry and Security added Myanmar to its list of countries subject to military intelligence end-use and end-user (MIEU) controls, the agency said in a notice. It also made several technical corrections to the original MIEU rule, which…Subscribe to Read >>

BIS Adds 7 Chinese Supercomputing Entities to Entity List

The Bureau of Industry and Security added seven Chinese entities to the Entity List for procuring U.S.-origin items in a way that harms U.S. national security, BIS said in an April 8 final rule. The seven “supercomputing entities” also support…Subscribe to Read >>

Commerce Secretary Says 'No Reason to Believe' Huawei Will Be Removed From Entity List

Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo suggested her agency has no plans to remove Huawei from the Entity List and said she will aggressively use trade tools to compete with China. But she also said she will prioritize efforts to invest in…Subscribe to Read >>