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Section 301 List 1 Product Exclusions Fact Sheet

Section 301 Product Exclusions – All Announcements

Effective July 6, 2018, the U.S. Trade Representative imposed additional duties on goods of China with an annual trade value of approximately $34 billion as part of the action in the Section 301 investigation of China’s acts, polices and practices related to technology transfer, intellectual property, and innovation.  These goods are classified in 818 8-digit subheadings of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTSUS).  Furthermore, the USTR initiated an exclusion process for List 1 goods and continues to add exclusions applying to various products included on this list.  A summary of each list can be found on this page or you can download each Federal Register notice below, as well.

China

Announcement 1

Published December 28, 2018

Effective July 6, 2018

Valid until December 28, 2019

The exclusions are available for any product that meets the description in the Annex, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.

This announcement includes 1,000 separate exclusion requests.

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Announcement 2

Published March 25, 2019

Effective July 6, 2018

Valid until March 25, 2020

The exclusions are available for any product that meets the description in the Annex, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.

This announcement includes 87 separate exclusion requests

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Announcement 3

Published April 18, 2019

Effective July 6, 2018

until April 18, 2020

The exclusions are available for any product that meets the description in the Annex, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.

This announcement includes 348 separate exclusion requests

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Announcement 4

Published May 14, 2019

Effective July 6, 2018

until May 14, 2020

The exclusions are available for any product that meets the description in the Annex, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.

This announcement includes 515 separate exclusion requests

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Announcement 5

Published June 4, 2019

Effective July 6, 2018

until June 4, 2020

The exclusions are available for any product that meets the description in the Annex, regardless of whether the importer filed an exclusion request.

This announcement includes 464 separate exclusion requests

View Announcement

 

Visit USTR Exclusion Process

Want to Learn More?

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