225.7100 Scope of subpart
225.7102-4 Contract clause
225.7103 Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) carbon fiber
225.7103-3 Contract clause
225.7100 Scope of subpart.
This subpart contains foreign product restrictions that are based on policies designed to protect the defense industrial base.
“Domestic manufacture” is defined in the clause at 252.225-7025, Restriction on Acquisition of Forgings.
When acquiring the following forging items, whether as end items or components, acquire items that are of domestic manufacture to the maximum extent practicable:
Ship propulsion shafts
Excludes service and landing craft shafts
Ring forgings for bull gears
All greater than 120 inches in diameter
The policy in 225.7102-1 does not apply to acquisitions—
(a) Using simplified acquisition procedures, unless the restricted item is the end item being purchased;
(b) Overseas for overseas use; or
(c) When the quantity
acquired exceeds the amount needed to maintain the
Upon request from a contractor, the contracting officer may waive the requirement for domestic manufacture of the items listed in 225.7102-1.
225.7102-4 Contract clause.
Use the clause at 252.225-7025, Restriction on Acquisition of Forgings, in solicitations and contracts, unless—
(a) The supplies being acquired do not contain any of the items listed in 225.7102-1; or
(b) An exception in 225.7102-2 applies. If an exception applies to only a portion of the acquisition, specify the excepted portion in the solicitation and contract.
225.7103 Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) carbon fiber.
DoD has imposed restrictions on the acquisition of PAN
carbon fiber from foreign sources. DoD is phasing out the restrictions over the period ending
With the approval of the chief of the contracting office, the
contracting officer may waive, in whole or in part, the requirement of the
clause at 252.225-7022. For example, a
waiver may be justified if a qualified
225.7103-3 Contract clause.
the clause at 252.225-7022, Restriction on Acquisition of Polyacrylonitrile
(PAN) Carbon Fiber, in solicitations and contracts for major systems issued on