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Cablegate: Extrancheck: Post-Shipment Verification:

Published: Thu 25 Sep 2008 10:21 AM
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P 251021Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY MOSCOW
TO RUCPDOC/USDOC WASHDC PRIORITY
INFO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 0122
RHMFIUU/US CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION WASHINGTON DC
UNCLAS MOSCOW 002863
SIPDIS
USDOC FOR 532/OEA/M.HAMMES/L.RITTER
USDOC FOR 3150/USFCS/OIO/CEENIS/MCOSTA
USDOC FOR 532/OEE/MO'BRIEN
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: BEXP ETRD ETTC RS
SUBJECT: EXTRANCHECK: POST-SHIPMENT VERIFICATION:
KEDAH ELECTRONICS, ZELENOGRAD, MOSCOW REGION, RUSSIA,
LICENSE NO. NLR
REFTEL: USDOC 05609
1. Unauthorized disclosure of the information provided
below is prohibited by Section 12C of the Export
Administration Act.
2. Reftel 1 requested a Post-shipment verification to
determine the legitimacy and reliability of the end-
user, Kadah Electronics, Zelenograd 445, Moscow
Region, Russia. The company is listed on BIS license
application: NLR as the ultimate consignee of Three
hundred (300) I.C. SP4T positive BIAS switch DC, four
(4) SP4T switch die, five (5) I.C. LNA for wireless
applications, fifty (50)I.C switch SPDT (NLR), and
forty (40) I.C. DC prescalers, monolithic integrated
circuits. ECCN 3A001. Controlled for anti-terrorism
(AT), nuclear non-proliferation (NP), missile
technology (MT), and national security (NS) reasons.
The exporter is Hittite Microwave Corporation, 20
Alpha Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824.
3. On September 23, 2008, Export Control Attach Peter
Liston conducted the requested post-shipment
verification with Kadah Electronics, Zelenograd 445,
Moscow Region, Russia. The export control team met
with Olga Ilina, Deputy General Manager and Svetlana
Kostine, Sales Manager.
4. Kadah Electronics Engineering LLC (Kadah) was
founded in 2001 in Zelenograd, Moscow Region, Russia.
Kadah employs 57 engineers and has a total workforce
of 96, including security and support staff. Kedah
owns approximately 330 square meters of production
area that it fully equipped with modern assembling and
testing equipment. Deputy General Manager Olga Ilina
provided the ECO with full access to the facility an
answered all relevant questions about the company
without hesitation. There were no indications of
impropriety.
5. Although Kadah Electronics LLC does produce radio
relay lines, multi user access systems and other
electronics incorporating parts from Hittite Microwave
Corporation, Deputy General Director Olga Ilina stated
that Kadah did not receive any of the items in reftel
cable subject to this PSV. ECO Liston was therefore
not able to account for the shipment.
6. Recommendations: Post recommends Kadah Electronics,
Zelenograd 445, Moscow Region, Russia as reliable
recipients of sensitive U.S. origin commodities.
(FCS MOSCOW/JMARKS/PLISTON)
BEYRLE
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