Strategic goods

Strategic goods refer to products that, for security reasons or due to international agreements, are considered to be of such military importance that their export is either prohibited altogether or subject to specific conditions. Such goods are generally suitable to be used for military purposes or for the production of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), and for the purposes of R.A. No. 10697, are goods listed in the National Strategic Goods List (NSGL) under Annex 1 (Military Goods); Annex 2 (Dual Use Goods); Annex 3 (Nationally Controlled Goods); and any unlisted goods as provided for in Section 11. (Sec. 5(v), R.A. No. 10697)