The sale or other assignment of the Licensed Item is limited to the governments of countries where production or sale is permitted and to private companies that wish to obtain the Licensed Item under contract with such government, unless prior written permission from the U.S. Government is obtained. “Some grey areas remain, for example. B if, in a given case, continuous production would require continued “use” of the technical data controlled by itAR, beyond the continued use of the technical data used by DDTC in these FAQs for other purposes (e.g.B. design, development and engineering activities). In all circumstances, companies covered by these requirements should carefully check whether their activities are authorised in accordance with ITAR and ensure that they fulfil the registration and reporting obligations.