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Section 232 Tariffs back on for Brazil and Argentina

Section 232 Tariffs back on for Brazil and Argentina On December 2, 2019, President Trump tweeted the United States would restore Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum from Brazil and Argentina. Brazil and Argentina have been presiding over a massive devaluation of their currencies. […]

China Retaliation

China Waives Tariffs on U.S. Products

China Waives Tariffs on 16 U.S. Products Tariffs include 16 U.S. Products According to the South China Morning Post, China has just announced that it is waiving import tariffs on 16 different U.S. products into China.  The tariff exemptions include shrimp, some insecticides, animal feed […]

China Retaliation

China Retaliation Lists on U.S. Products

China Retaliation Lists on U.S. Products Summary of China’s Retaliation lists Effective April 2, 2018 duty rate = 15% & 25% approximately 128 various U.S. products Products include: nuts, fruit, iron, steel, pork products, aluminum waste Unofficial translated list from WTO:   Effective July 6, […]

232 Exclusion Portal

Section 232 Product Exclusion Portal

Section 232 Product Exclusion Portal   According to the Federal Register on June 10, 2019, The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) announced it will begin accepting new exclusion requests on the “232 Exclusions Portal” on June 13, 2019 and will no longer accept new exclusion requests on regulations.gov. […]

Duty Avoidance

Duty Avoidance & Recovery Strategies

Duty Avoidance & Recovery Strategies A free event  CCS Credits: 3.5 Join us with U.S. Customs and International Trade Expert, Adam Hill to learn about legal strategies to avoid and/or recover duty paid to U.S. Customs.  In this training, we will discuss duty drawback, product […]

Duty avoidance

Duty Avoidance & Recovery Strategies

Duty Avoidance & Recovery Strategies A free event  Sponsored by:     CCS Credits: 3.5 Join us with U.S. Customs and International Trade Expert, Adam Hill to learn about legal strategies to avoid and/or recover duty paid to U.S. Customs.  In this training, we will […]

Section 232

Trump Lifts Section 232 Tariffs from Mexico & Canada

Trump Lifts Section 232 Tariffs from Mexico & Canada Steel and Aluminum Imports On May 17, 2019, the United States Trade Representative announced, “an agreement with Canada and Mexico to remove the Section 232 tariffs for steel and aluminum imports from those countries and for […]

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Bills Introduced to check on Section 232 Tariffs

Bills Introduced to check on Section 232 Tariffs Bills introduced to check president’s 232 powers The reintroduction of the Trade Security Act is the most recent proposal to check the executive branch’s ability to impose national security-based trade remedies. Feb 07, 2019 on Dec 27, […]

New NAFTA & Update on Tariffs

Stalled, Standby and Steaming Ahead? Written by Daniel D. Ujczo, Practice Group Chair – Intl & Regional Practices, Dickinson Wright Posted September 17, 2018 Section 301 China Tariffs   USTR issued two announcements on Monday, September 17 relating to the Section 301 tariffs.  Steaming Ahead USTR announced […]

Turkey and U.S. Tariff War

Steel & Aluminum Tariffs from Turkey Increased Last week, President Trump announced he would double import tariffs on steel and aluminum from Turkey increasing the rate from 10% to 20% and 25% to 50% for each product respectively.   I have just authorized a doubling […]