First Set of China Section 301 Tariff Exemptions Announced for List 3 Products

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) recently announced the first (1st) set of product exclusions from List 3 Section 301 25% tariffs or duties on Chinese products. These exclusions relate to items that were included in the third list of products enacted on September 24, 2018. Products in List 3 include over 5700 full or…

FIRST SET OF CHINA SECTION 301 TARIFF EXEMPTIONS ANNOUNCED FOR LIST 2 PRODUCTS

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) recently announced the first (1st) set of product exclusions from List 2 Section 301 25% tariffs or duties on Chinese products. These exclusions relate to items that were included in the first list (‘List 2’) of products enacted on August 23, 2018. Products in List 2 include many technology imports…

U.S. Trade Representative Confirms Increase in Chinese Section 301 Tariffs

Further to President Trump’s announcement earlier this week, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) will formally publish a notice of increased Section 301 tariffs. The increased tariffs will be effective Friday, May 10, 2019. They will increase from 10% to 25% and will impact $200 billion of Chinese imports. Section 301 tariffs are assessed in addition…