Presidential Determination on the Major Methamphetamine Precursor Chemical Exporting and Importing Countries [February 28, 2007]   [open pdf - 128KB]

On February 28, 2007 President George W. Bush issued this Memorandum to the Secretary of State, which relates to the "largest exporting and importing countries of certain precursor chemicals." More specifically, the President states the following: "Pursuant to Section 490(b)(1)(A) of the Foreign Assistance Act, I hereby determine that the top five exporting and importing countries of pseudoephedrine and ephedrine in 2005 (Belgium, China, Germany, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom) have cooperated fully with the United States or have taken adequate steps on their own to achieve full compliance with the goals and objectives established by the United Nations Convention Against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances. You are directed to publish this determination in the Federal Register, and are authorized and directed to transmit to Congress the report under Section 722 of the Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act." This Memorandum is also referred to as Presidential Determination No. 2007-14 and can also be accessed on The White House website: http://www.whitehouse.gov/.

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Presidential Determination No. 2007-14
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United States Department of State: http://www.state.gov/
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