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China pushes for Rollback of Section 301 Tariffs

China pushes for Rollback of Section 301 Tariffs 11/5/2019 The United States and China had high level negotiations October 10-11, 2019 and reached a “Phase 1” agreement.  President Trump met with Vice Premier Liu He at the White House, and mentioned, ‘We had a very, […]

List 4 Exclusions

Section 301 List 4 Exclusion Process is now Open

Section 301 List 4 Exclusion Process is now Open updated 10/28/2019 The United States Trade Representative announced that on October 31, 2019 it will begin accepting tariff exclusion requests for imports from China subject to the additional 15% duty rate, also known as Section 301 […]

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Incoterms® 2020

Incoterms® 2020 Where does Risk, Cost, & Delivery Transfer? Promulgated by the International Chamber of Commerce, Incoterms® are the set of international standards for the uniform interpretation of common contract clauses in international trade. Incoterms® 2020, comprises the latest revisions and should be used exclusively […]

Section 301 Product Exclusions

Section 301 List 3 Product Exclusions Fact Sheet

List 3 Product Exclusions Fact Sheet updated 10/17/2019 Effective September 24, 2018, the U.S. Trade Representative imposed additional duties on goods of China with an annual trade value of approximately $200 billion as part of the action in the Section 301 investigation of China’s acts, polices […]

U.S. China Trade Deal – Phase 1

U.S. and China Trade Deal – Phase 1 updated 10/29/2019 “Phase 1” The United States and China had high level negotiations October 10-11, 2019 and reached a “Phase 1” agreement.  President Trump met with Vice Premier Liu He at the White House, and mentioned, ‘We […]

Section 301 List 4

Section 301 List 2 Product Exclusions Fact Sheet

Section 301 List 2 Product Exclusions Fact Sheet updated 10/17/2019 Effective August 23, 2018, the U.S. Trade Representative imposed additional duties on goods of China with an annual trade value of approximately $16 billion as part of the action in the Section 301 investigation of […]

Section 301 EU

Section 301 Tariffs on EU Products – List 1

Section 301 Tariffs on EU Products – List 1  updated 10/17/2019 Aircraft, Dairy, Pork, Whiskey and Wine… The United States Trade Representative has announced ad valorem tariffs on various products valued at $7.5 billion annually from the European Union.  An additional 25% duty rate will […]

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Eighth Batch of Product Exclusions for Section 301 List 1

Eighth Batch of Product Exclusions for Section 301 List 1 10/2/2019 The United States Trade Representative announced yet another set of product exclusions for Section 301 List 1 imports from China.  This is the 8th batch of product exclusions announced for List 1.  The exclusions […]

GRI Announcement

GRI Announcement November 1, 2019

U.S. Import General Rate Increase for Full Container and Less than Container Freight Carriers have announced a General Rate Increase (GRI) for cargo from Asia to The United States effective November 1, 2019.  Based on this information, please be aware that forwarders are required by the FMC […]

Section 301 Product Exclusions

3rd Batch of Product Exclusions for Section 301 List 2

3rd Batch of Product Exclusions for Section 301 List 2 10/2/2019 The United States Trade Representative announced another set of product exclusions for Section 301 List 2 imports from China.  This is the 3rd batch of product exclusions announced for List 2.  The exclusions were […]