Update on U.S. Section 301 Trade Action Targeting Specific Chinese Products

Further to its Section 301 investigation into Chinese trade practices, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) office has announced a third list (List 3) of Chinese products that may be subject to an additional 10% tariff (duty). This list of products is available here and covers over 6,000 additional HTS codes representing $200 billion of imported…

U.S. Section 232 Steel and Aluminum Tariff Update

On Thursday March 22, 2018, the U.S. Administration adjusted its March 8, 2018 Section 232 announcement to temporarily exempt additional countries, in addition to Canada and Mexico, from this action. Australia, Argentina, South Korea, Brazil and member countries of the European Union are now also exempt from additional duties until May 1, 2018. Please note…