The U.S. imposes tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) will impose new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. These tariffs apply to almost 6,000 Chinese goods and products, such as fish, rice, and textiles, but excludes some items, such as smart watches and high chairs.
These tariffs are effective starting September 24, 2018, and initially will be in the amount of 10 percent. The level of the additional tariffs will increase to 25 percent starting January 1, 2019.
As always, the data reflecting these changes is available via PST.AG's data feed notification to our customers.
To read the USTR press release please click here.
To read the findings of the Section 301 investigation that precipitated these tariffs please click here.
To read the final tariff list please click here.