On September 17, 2018 the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced that 10% duties will be assessed against $200 billion worth of imports from China beginning September 24, 2018, and increasing to 25% on January 1, 2019. This list of 5745 HTS numbers is in addition to the HTS numbers that became subject to 25% duty on July 6 and the HTS numbers that became subject to 25% duty on August 23.

A formal notice regarding this tariff action will be published shortly in the Federal Register.

The press release can be found here: https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/press-releases/2018/september/ustr-finalizes-tariffs-200

This link is for an excellent overview of the various U.S. Tariff actions currently proposed and in effect, along with advice regarding actions that importers can take to apply for exclusions.


As soon as a comprehensive list of all tariff numbers affected by Rounds 1,2 and 3 is available we will share it.  In the meantime, we have provided separate lists for each round, attached.


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