Cablegate: Taiwan: Result of Blue Lantern Pre-License Check
DE RUEHIN #0737 1500922
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 290922Z MAY 08
FM AIT TAIPEI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 9024
INFO RUEHOT/AMEMBASSY OTTAWA 0785
UNCLAS AIT TAIPEI 000737
STATE FOR EAP/TC, PM/DTCC AND ISN/MTR
PM/DTCC FOR BLUE LANTERN COORDINATOR RACHAEL-THERESE JOUBERT-LIN
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC KOMC TW
SUBJECT: TAIWAN: RESULT OF BLUE LANTERN PRE-LICENSE CHECK
REF: STATE 54920
1. (SBU) Per reftel request, AIT/T contacted Chung Shan Institute of
Science and Technology (CSIST) Procurement Office and received
confirmation of the order and the stated end-use.
2. Mr. Liu Sheng-tsai, CSIST Procurement Official, confirmed the
order for subject commodities and the end-use stated in the reftel.
3. Mr. Liu also stated that Evergo Instruments Inc., a Taiwan
trading company, is the contractor to purchase the commodities on
CSIST's behalf. He further stated that Evergo has been a CSIST
contractor for the past four to five years.
4. According to Mr. Liu, CSIST is familiar with USML re-export and