The Government's annual report on Strategic Export Controls for 2008 is due to published in Summer 2009. This report will include information on licensing decisions made during 2008 as well as describing UK policy and international developments in export control regimes. The report when available will be published on the FCO website (external link)
ECO publishes an annual summary of progress against defined and agreed licensing and rating performance processing targets. This information is due to be published early in 2009.
The information within these quarterly reports covers those licences issued, refused or revoked within the designated period for the following categories:
Information in the report is grouped by destination of export.
The data within these reports is between 3 and 6 months old.
These statistics published by ECO outline the refusal percentages and processing times by destination of Standard Individual Export Licences.
The information is presented in 2 parts:
The purpose of the tables is to give exporters a better idea of the likelihood of a licence being refused and of the time, by destination, an application is likely to take.
Export Control Organisation
Updated: April 2009