Bomas is a nationally acclaimed leader in precision machining of advanced ceramics and composite material and is accordingly registered under the U.S. Department of State’s International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR).
ITAR is an acronym for International Traffic in Arms Regulations and is a set of United States regulations set up to govern the export of defense and military related technologies to safeguard the national security of the United States. Any person who engages in the United States in the business of either manufacturing or exporting defense articles or furnishing defense services is required to register with the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls.
ITAR Registration is a complicated process and must be submitted to the US Department of State. By having this registration, the organization is stating that they understand the ITAR requirements and will comply with the regulations. To maintain a valid registration, it must be renewed and approved annually.
It also restricts sensitive information and technologies to only to be shared with US Citizens unless special approval is granted. In summary, this regulation makes sure that anything to do with US proprietary defense secrets are not shared with anyone that our government has deemed not authorized to see or be in possession of, including non-US citizens in the US.