Change of Mitutoyo product's export control classification by revisions of Japanese cabinet orders and ministerial ordinances related to Japanese Export Control Law and handling of Letter of Assurance / End Use Certificate
1. Change of Mitutoyo CNC Coordinate Measuring Machine’s export control classification
In compliance with the revisions of Japanese cabinet orders and ministerial ordinances effective from 15th September 2014, Mitutoyo Listed Products, such as CNC CMMs, CNC Visions and Electric Micrometers (except some of items still under listed products), have been changed to non-listed products.
This also has been applied to existing machine which we have already installed.
1) CNC coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and CNC Vision Measuring System (Excludes high-end model)
① Judgment on listing/not listing: Change from actual measurement to manufacturer's specified value (Catalog value).
① Regulation value: Change from CMM 1.25+L/1000 with 2 or more axes to CMM 1.7+L/800 with 3 axes.
2) Mu-Checker & Form Measuring Instruments
① Regulation value: Change from measurement range from any point up to 5mm to operation range of 0 to ±5mm (maximum range if 5mm or less)
2. Handling of Letter of Assurance/End Use Certificate for Non-listed Products
Prior consent of shifting on Letter of Assurance / End Use Certificate is not required for Non-listed products. Therefore, Letter of Assurance/End Use Certificate that you signed became invalid.
Please notify us if you require us to return or destroy your Letter of Assurance / End Use Certificate, we will do accordingly.
The Non-listed products is subject to Catch-all control.( Regulated Section 16 on Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act of Japan )
Kindly inform us of your relocation plan of your existing machines in support of security trade control.