Monthly Archives: October 2019

PRODUCT EXCLUSION PERIOD FOR CHINA SECTION 301 PRODUCTS UNDER LIST # 4A

The Product Exclusion request period for List 4A, will run from October 31, 2019 through January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM EDT according to an announcement made by the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR).   List 4A is referred to as the “August 20, 2019 Notice – List 1” by the USTR. Applications for exclusions can be… Read more »

CHINA SECTION 301 LISTS # 1, 2, 3 AND 4B STATUS

Goods from China worth approximately $250 billion and subject to Section 301 Lists # 1, 2 and 3 had been scheduled for a duty increase from 25% to 30% effective October 1, 2019, however, that increase was never finalized, nor put into effect by the U.S. Trade Representative.   Last week, the duty increase for this… Read more »

TWO MORE PRODUCT EXCLUSIONS GRANTED UNDER CHINA SECTION 301

The United States Trade Representative has granted tariff exclusions to two more groups of products covered by Lists # 1 and 2 of the China Section 301 sanctions as follows:  HTS#9903.88.19 – List 1 Product Exclusion Group 8 – Retroactive to July 6, 2018 and in effect for one year from publication in the Federal… Read more »