Update: List 4 (A + B) Section 301 Tariffs on Chinese Products

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has published an advance Federal Register notice regarding upcoming Section 301 tariffs on List 4 products. The notice can be found here and confirms products on List A and List B. The notice also confirms that the effective dates for the application of List 4 tariffs (duties) on September 1,…

Section 301 Update: Chinese Cargo Exported Before May 10 Exempt from Increase

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) has provided additional guidance to the trade community related to the application of increased Section 301 tariffs that cover List 3 products of Chinese origin. In keeping with the Federal Register notice published by the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), CBP has confirmed that Chinese products on List 3 deemed…

U.S. President Announces Increase in Section 301 Tariffs on Chinese Imports

May 6, 2019 A reminder that on April 17, 2019, U.S. President Trump announced, via social media, his intent to increase Section 301 tariffs on Chinese imports currently being assessed 10% Section 301 duties. The new tariff rate would be 25%. Subject to clarification from the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), this immediate increase to 25%…