Today on Feb 6, 2012, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry ("METI") announced the update of their sanctioned parties list, called as "Foreign User List" which is WMD proliferation concerned parties list.
The substantial change is actually limited to the addition of only one entity in Hong Kong. The company called "Leader (Hong Kong) International", is newly added into the list.
This entity is said as an agent for KOMID, a North Korean mining and trading company, that was sanctioned in 2009 and is the North Korea's main arms dealer. Leader is separately blacklisted by the United Nations and the U.S. Treasury Department.