Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Iran. 2010 ‘Marking and Tracing.’ National Report of Iran on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section D. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Iran to the United Nations. 1 January
D) Marking and Tracing
Marking of SALW is part of the manufacturing process in order to easily identify and trace all the SALW in a reliable manner. All the records on the manufacture, maintenance and transfer of SALW are registered and saved accordingly.
[SALW = small arms and light weapons]