Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes

Switzerland manages a sanctions lists with a high degree of detail on the individuals that are subject to it's embargoes.

The Confederation can adopt coercive measures to enforce sanctions that have been decided by the United Nations Organization, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe or by Switzerland's most important trading partners and which serve to ensure compliance with international law, in particular respect for human rights (Art. 1, Para. 1 Embargo Act). The Federal Council is responsible for enacting the coercive measures (Art. 2, Para. 1 Embargo Act).

Data overview

Entity types:
Legal entities2,101
122 countries · Show overview...
Publisher:State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) (Switzerland)

The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs is the Swiss governments center of competence for economic, labour and trade matters.

Collections:in OpenSanctions Default · Consolidated Sanctions
Source data:www.sesam.search.admin.ch · XML
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Errors:1 Error

Bulk download

Downloads contain the full set of entities contained in this dataset. You can fetch a simplified tabular form, or detailed, structured data in JSON format. Updated files will be provided once a day at the same location.

File nameExport typeSize
entities.ftm.jsonFollowTheMoney entities15.99 MB
names.txtTarget names text file542.21 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format4.93 MB
source.xmlSource data29.97 MB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics11.79 KB
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON15.89 MB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV2 MB

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Using the API

You can query the data in this dataset via the application programming interface (API) endpoints below. Please read the introduction for documentation and terms of service.

Use the Reconciliation API in OpenRefine:
For full-text search, use the /search endpoint:
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Recent additions

The following targeted entities have been added to this data source most recently:

Joint Stock Company Special Design Bureau TurbinaOrganizationRussia
JSC VMP AVITEKLegal entityRussia
LLC “SMT-iLogic”Legal entityRussia
JSC RIRVLegal entityRussia
OJSC Arsenal Machine-Building PlantLegal entityRussia
NPO BAZALTLegal entityRussia
JSC Production Association StrelaLegal entityRussia
JSC Novosibirsk Cartridge PlantLegal entityRussia
JSC Tula Cartridge Plant, JSC TCPLegal entityRussia
JSC MAK VympelLegal entity
JSC MMZLegal entity
Limited liability company “Testkomplekt”Legal entityRussia
Spark TTLegal entity
Euro Asia Cargo (Private) Ltd.Legal entity
Ultran Electronic Components LLCLegal entity