Section 301 Consulting

Update on Section 301 Tariffs, List 4

Update on Section 301 Tariffs, List 4 Details on Section 301 Imports from China Information derived from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Cargo Systems Messaging Service #39587690 on August 30, 2019. This messages provides notice of modification to the action being taken in the Section […]

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 […]

Automotive Tariff

Possible Auto Tariffs Delayed

Possible Auto Tariffs Delayed Ongoing Trade Talks to Continue The United States has been in ongoing trade negotiations with both the European Union and Japan, while also entertaining a back and forth “trade war” with China.  Trade talks with China will most likely resume in […]

Section 301 List 4 is being Considered

Section 301 List 4 is being Considered 25% Additional Duty on almost all Remaining Imports from China Submit your Comments to USTR Today There is a new announcement that President Trump is considering 25% additional tariffs on almost all remaining imports from China into the […]

Mexico Refuses to Sign USMCA

Will Steel and Aluminum Tariffs be Lifted before the end of November? Mexico will not sign the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) until the United States removes steel and aluminum tariffs on both Canada and Mexico.  The final text is currently being written and the goal […]

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 […]

Nafta Now, Nineteen, or Potentially Never

A Summary of U.S. Trade Developments Written by Daniel D. Ujczo, Practice Group Chair – Intl & Regional Practices, Dickinson Wright Read the Updated Version (August 25, 2018) here NAFTA Re-Negotiation This week is Now, Nineteen (as in 2019), or potentially Never in the ongoing renovation […]

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 […]

Trade War Tariff Timeline

Trade War Tariff Timeline Blog Post originally written July 2018. To view up to date information on Section 301 tariffs, click here. Background The 2016 Presidential Campaign targeted “Putting America First,” bringing a fair, bilateral trade strategy to bring jobs and industry back to American […]

Possible Mexico and U.S. Separate Trade Deal

A Bilateral Trade Agreement in Mexico May Just Happen According to Bloomberg, “President Donald Trump said he may prioritize a bilateral trade deal with Mexico over Canada and that he’s building a good rapport with Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.” “The U.S. and Mexico […]