Chinese National Sentenced for Attempting to Export Military and Space-Grade Technology Out of the U.S.

A Chinese national has been sentenced to 40 months in prison for conspiring to illegally export military and space-grade technology from the U.S. to China.

Tao Li, 39, had been accused of trying to illegally export the technology from December 2016 to January 2018. He reportedly worked with other individuals in China to purchase radiation-hardened power amplifiers and supervisory circuits and illegally export them from the United States to China.

Li also reportedly used different aliases to contact individuals in the United States, including representatives of United States-based private companies, to try to obtain the components.

Source: Chinese National Sentenced to 40 Months in Prison for Conspiring to Illegally Export Military- and Space-Grade Technology from the United States to China | OPA | Department of Justice

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