Democratic People's Republic of Korea Sanctions

North Korea Sanctions, Department of the Treasury

03/21/19  North Korea Sanctions Advisory: Updated Guidance on Addressing North Korea's Illicit Shipping Practices 

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07/23/18  North Korea Sanctions and Enforcement Actions Advisory: Risks for Businesses with Supply Chain Links to North Korea [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ] 

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02/23/18  North Korea Sanctions Advisory: Sanctions Risks Related to North Korea's Shipping Practices [Chinese]

Press Releases
03/07/19 Senior State Department Official On North Korea;  Senior Department Official; Washington, DC
Releases Regarding North Korea Department of Treasury Sanctions
Releases Regarding North Korea UN Security Council 1718 Sanctions

03/16/16  Determination Pursuant to the Executive Order of March 16, 2016

Executive Orders
09/21/17  EO 13810; Imposing Additional Sanctions with Respect to North Korea
03/16/16  EO 13722; Blocking Property of the Government of North Korea and the Workers' Party of Korea, and Prohibiting Certain Transactions With Respect to North Korea
01/02/15  EO 13687; Imposing Additional Sanctions With Respect To North Korea
04/18/11  EO 13570; Prohibiting Certain Transactions With Respect To North Korea
09/01/10  EO 13551; Blocking Property of Certain Persons With Respect to North Korea
06/27/08  EO 13466; Continuing Certain Restrictions With Respect to North Korea and North Korean Nationals
05/01/05  EO 13382; Blocking Property of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferators and Their Supporters

06/27/08  Proclamation 8271; Termination of the Exercise of Authorities Under the Trading With the Enemy Act With Respect to North Korea

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act
North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 (NKSPEA)
Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act Sanctions (INKSNA)
Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996
International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA)
National Emergencies Act (NEA)
Section 5 of the United Nations Participation Act of 1945

Regulations and Federal Register Notices
31 CFR Part 510 - North Korea Sanctions Regulations
06/20/11  76 FR 35740-11 amending the North Korea Sanctions Regulations to implement Executive Order 13570
06/20/11  76 FR 35739-11 removing parts 500 and 505 from 31 CFR chapter V pursuant to Proclamation 8271 of June 26, 2008
31 CFR Part 544 - Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferators Sanctions Regulations
02/02/07  72 FR 4960-07 Foreign Assets Control Regulations - Amendment to prohibit U.S. persons from registering vessels in North Korea
04/06/06  71 FR 17345-06 Foreign Assets Control Regulations - Amendment to limit the authorization of property transactions involving North Korea

United Nations Security Council Resolutions
UNSCR 2397 (2017)
UNSCR 2375 (2017)
UNSCR 2371 (2017)
UNSCR 2356 (2017)
UNSCR 2321 (2016)
UNSCR 2270 (2016)
UNSCR 2094 (2013)
UNSCR 2087 (2013)
UNSCR 1874 (2009)
UNSCR 1718 (2006)

Frequently Asked Questions
Questions Regarding North Korea Sanctions