On December 22, 2016, the Defense Acquisition Regulations System published in the Federal Register a final rule [Docket DARS–2016–0048] amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to add Estonia as a qualifying country. On September 23, 2016, the Secretary of Defense signed a reciprocal defense procurement agreement with Estonia. The agreement removes discriminatory barriers to procurements of supplies and services produced by industrial enterprises of the other country to the extent mutually beneficial and consistent with national laws, regulations, policies, and international obligations. This agreement does not cover construction or construction material. Estonia is already a designated country under the WTO Government Procurement Agreement.