Access to duty-free goods is controlled by the US-ROK SOFA and U.S. laws, regulations and policies. In Korea, patrons allowed to purchase duty-free goods at the commissary and exchange must be authorized in accordance with commissary and exchange regulations as well as the SOFA.
Per USFK Regulation 60-1 Exchange and Commisary Services Access To Duty Free Goods Restrictions limits on the purchase of goods in the commissary and PX/BX are designed to limit the consumption and resale of goods on the local economy.
All U.S. personnel and family members authorized commissary and PX/BX privileges will be issued ration control cards. Authorized shoppers must present their I.D. card and Ration Control Card for entry into facilities.
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