Petition for AD/CV Duties on Imports of Certain Steel Wheels from China

Petitions for Imposition of Antidumping Duties and Countervailing Duties on imports of Certain Steel Wheels 12-16.5 inches in diameter from China Information derived from:  Grunfield, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman, Klestadt, LLP  Type of Action:  Antidumping Duty (“AD”) and Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): PRC Product:  The scope of this […]

EU and US Agree to Fix Trade Barriers

EU and US agree to fix Steel and Aluminum Tariffs President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed on July 25, 2018 to work together to ease tension and trade barriers between the two economies.  According to American Shipper, “Amid trade tensions, the […]

Ad Valorem Tariffs are Now Official

It’s official Ad valorem tariffs are now mandated on steel and aluminum imports from all countries, now including Canada, Mexico and the European Union.  As of midnight on June 1, 2018, an additional 25% duty will be placed on imported steel and an additional 10% […]

Steel and Aluminum Tariffs Postponed

Canada, Mexico and Europe President Trump just announced the recent aluminum and steel tariff country exemptions have been postponed until June 1, 2018.  Originally, Canada and Mexico would be exempt from the Section 232 duties imposed, 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum until May […]

Steel and Aluminum Importers Looking for Exclusions

In early March 2018, The Department of Commerce made recommendations to President Trump to impose an additional tax on steel and aluminum imports, revealing after an investigation showed negative effects of steel imports on U.S. national security. Basically, The Commerce Department is making a case […]

Steel Import Tariff Goes into Effect

Steel Import Tarrifs to take effect March 23 According to American Shipper, “Global tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum will take effect March 23….  However, steel and aluminum imports from Mexico will be exempted from the trade remedies, pending a […]