More Details on Tariff Increase on List 4 Goods from China

Friday, August 16, 2019 Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report The following additional details concerning the Section 301 additional 10 percent tariff that will be imposed on List 4 goods imported from China have been made available by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. – The tariff on List 4A goods will be applicable to products entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after 12:01 a.m. EDT on Sept.…

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USTR Announces Certain Products Exempt from List 4 Tariffs; Others to Face Delayed Tariff

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has issued a notice stating that the additional 10 percent tariff on List 4 imports from China will not be imposed on certain products that were removed for health, safety, national security, and other factors. A list of these products is available here. Additionally, the tariff will be delayed until Dec. 15 for products…

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CHINA TARIFF UPDATE: LIST 4, NEXT STEPS

              Photo credit: iStock.com/nightman1965 By Susan Kohn Ross While the Federal Register notice containing all the relevant details has yet to be published, today, the U.S. Trade Representative published an announcement confirming that certain unidentified products were removed from List 4 for health, safety, national security and similar reasons, and those remaining would be rolled out on two different lists with two different effective dates. List 4A…

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USTR Announces Certain Products Exempt from List 4 Tariffs; Others to Face Delayed Tariff

USTR has issued a notice stating that the additional 10 percent tariff on List 4 imports from China will not be imposed on certain products. Products have been removed from the tariff list based on health, safety, national security and other factors. Additionally, the tariff will be delayed until December 15th for products on List 4B. Those products are in the following tariff groups: cell phones, laptop computers, video game consoles,…

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U.S.-China Trade Tensions Continue to Increase, Raising Concerns About Tariffs

Thursday, August 08, 2019 Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report The U.S. and China have each taken additional trade measures against each other in recent days, further dimming prospects for the conclusion of a bilateral trade agreement. There is also increasing concern that, due to these and other factors, the tariffs each has imposed on imports from the other could remain in effect for the foreseeable future. In this environment…

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THE TRADE WAR WAGES ON

            Photo credit: iStock.com/cybrain By Susan Kohn Ross MITCHELL SILBERBERG & KNUPP LLP © 2017 As has been repeatedly mentioned in the general press, President Trump tweeted on August 1st that the U.S. “will start, on September 1st, putting a small additional Tariff of 10% on the remaining 300 Billion Dollars of goods and products coming from China into our Country.” There are lots of questions…

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BREAKING: US to impose additional 10% on remaining HTS numbers from China and other news

List 4 duties of 10% coming September 1st, Trade Symposium summary, PierPass increases August 1st and more. View this email in your browser We had originally written about how the US and China were back at the negotiating table this week in Shanghai hoping to find a resolution to the trade dispute which has added double-digit duty to exports from both trading partners. On Thursday, however, the President tweeted that he…

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Tariffs on All Remaining Imports from China to Begin Sept. 1

Thursday, August 01, 2019 President Trump has announced that beginning Sept. 1 he will impose a 10 percent additional tariff on virtually all of the remaining $300 billion worth of goods imported from China that are not already subject to Section 301 tariffs (List 4 goods). Initial indications are that the 10 percent tariff, which would be in addition to any other applicable tariffs, will be applied on the entire list of…

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Trump Moving Forward with List 4 Tariffs

From our Man in D.C. – Peter Friedmann It’s happened – tariffs will be imposed on everything from China. The President issued the following 4 tweets, indicating that the US will assess a 10% tariff on List 4 beginning September 1. We are working to determine when USTR will issue a Federal Register Notice, which will detail exactly which products are subject to tariffs. We will provide additional info ASAP.…

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More China Tariff Exclusion Requests Denied; List 3 Requests Due Sept. 30

Thursday, August 01, 2019 Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report Hundreds more requests for exclusions from the Section 301 25 percent additional tariff on imports from China have recently been denied but there have been new approvals as well. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is continuing to review outstanding exclusion requests for List 1 and List 2 goods, imports of which are collectively worth about $50 billion, and…

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