FD Associates

Export licensing and Compliance.

When it comes to export licensing or compliance with the ITAR or the EAR, why take chances?

For over 20 years, FD Associates has provided expert guidance to companies exporting commodities and services controlled for export under the ITAR and EAR. Our team of export compliance specialists offers hands-on practical experience in the day-to-day aspects of shipping and exporting under the ITAR. We can be a one-stop resource for companies in: 
  • Assessing The Specific Export Compliance and Licensing  Needs Of Your Company.
  • Recommending, Developing And Implementing An Export Compliance System.
  • Providing Licensing Support Including Preparation, Submission and Liaison with Government Reviewers.
  • Providing ITAR and EAR Export Compliance Training, Either at Your Company’s Facilities or at our Semi-Annual Export Seminars . 
  • Conducting ITAR and EAR Audits and Procedures Reviews
  • Provide Assistance in Preparing Voluntary Disclosures Related to ITAR and EAR Non-Compliance
When it comes to export compliance consulting and export licensing services, why take chances with novices, newbies or “virtual” companies? FD Associates is the premier export consulting company providing clients professional, accessible resources with experience in all aspects of exporting and compliance with the ITAR and the EAR. See "Our Associates" for more information on our personnel or call us for a free consultation at 703-847-5801 or email info@fdassociates.net.
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Fae Daniels, founder of FD Associates talks to Voice of Russia correspondent Stephen Schabes in a radio interview on US Government's Export Control Reform Initiative (ECRI).


Confused by Export Control Reform? Exporting aerospace parts and components? Do you know if your export is  subject to the ITAR anymore?

Register Now for our April 24 Workshop on ECR I Export Control Reform & Category VIII & XIX

FD Associates is pleased to present our one-day workshop on changes to USML Category VIII aircraft, engines, parts and components and other changes to the ITAR, that came into effect on October 15, 2013, as a result of Export Control Reform. Read more.

Don't Miss Out! Scheduled for April 24, this is a small group workshop for export compliance specialists and licensing personnel. The workshop will be held in the Tyson’s Corner, Virginia area.  There will be practical scenarios and quizzes. Attendees will gain insights into and understanding of required changes to their company's export compliance functions and responsbilities to address the changes. See attached brochure for agenda and registration information or contact us at info@fdassociates.net or call Tracy at 703-847-5801. 


 Register Now for our Seminar ITAR Fundamentals on June 11 & 12, 2014
FD Associates is pleased to announce our two-day workshop "Fundamentals of the ITAR" being held in the Tyson’s Corner, VA area on June 11 & 12, 2014. This workshop is a must for those individuals who are new to exporting ITAR controlled systems, technical data or providing defense services, or those in need of a refresher, particularly in light of changes to the ITAR as a result of Export Control Reform.

See attached brochure for registration information. Don’t miss out – sign up today or contact Tracy at 703-847-5801 for more information.


Export Control Reform – a 60 day Snapshot

-By Jenny Hahn,

     Vice President, FD Associates,Inc.

Revisions to the ITAR and the EAR, as a result of Export Control Reform (ECR) are changing the way U.S. exporters of systems, parts, components, accessories and associated technical data and services are required to evaluate and license equipment, technology and services for their international business transactions.On October 15, 2013,  the State Department issued the first of these significant reforms with revisions to Category VIII of the U.S. Munitions List (USML) for aircraft and related parts, technical data and services. Other changes are scheduled to come into effect on January 6.     Read More

ITAR consent agreements – why Raytheon, Meggitt and Aeroflex got fined in 2013


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