§ Patrick Mercer
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what steps she has taken in the last three years to advise exporters of military sensitive technologies of their responsibilities in such exports. 
§ Nigel Griffiths
The Department of Trade and Industry's Export Control Organisation (ECO) has taken a number of steps to advise exporters of their responsibilities under UK strategic export controls. These include seminars, workshops, rating advisory service, electronic notification of changes to procedures and controls, and a telephone helpline. Further details of the help and advice available to exporters is available from the ECO's website www.dti.gov.uk/export.control.