EU-US Export Controls and Sanctions Alert - Trump Administration Permanently Lifts Sudan Sanctions

October 2017
Region: Americas

On October 6, 2017, the Trump Administration announced that it will permanently revoke economic sanctions against Sudan effective October 12, 2017. The final step in the permanent revocation of sanctions was taken on October 11, 2017, when the State Department published a notice confirming the decision in the Federal Register 82 Fed. Reg. 47287

In this alert, we examine the practical implications of the sanctions removal and remaining constraints for doing business with Sudan.