Sept. 2 2010 07:06 AM

Journal of Commerce--The U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security is seeking comment to update its best practices list for handling transit, transshipped or re-exported items subject to the Export Administration Regulations.

The Department of Commerce agency is aiming to prevent diversion of dual-use technologies from legitimate supply chains to users that pose a security risk to the United States. Comments from industry will help BIS update a list of best practices that it published on its Web site in 2003. Read more here.