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Aug 7, 2020

U.S. Re-imposes 10% tariffs on Canadian aluminum, effective August 16, 2020

The United States is re-imposing tariffs on Canadian Aluminum shipped to United States. The 10% tariff is scheduled… Read more 

Aug 4, 2020

14 List 2 Tranche 1 China Section 301 Exclusions Extended

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) extended fourteen of sixty-nine Section 301 exclusions applicable to Chinese origin products appearing… Read more 

Jul 29, 2020

CBP to Increase User Fees for Fiscal Year 2021 – Effective October 1, 2020

U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP), posted notice of the below-noted increase(s) in user fees, which are effective… Read more 

Jul 27, 2020

7th Round of China Section 301 Exclusions for List 4A Products Granted

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) granted a seventh round of exclusions from Section 301 additional duties for Chinese… Read more 

Jul 20, 2020

July 2020 China Section 301 Update

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) was busy modifying former Chinese Section 301 approved exclusions, to include the new… Read more 

Jun 22, 2020

Reconciliation under the USMCA

June 22, 2020 – Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) Free Trade Agreement Reconciliation program will be available for… Read more 

Jun 18, 2020

One-Day Strike Planned for June 19

June 18, 2020 – International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 10 is calling for a one-day work stoppage… Read more 

Jun 10, 2020

USTR Grants 5th Round of Exclusions for China Section 301 List 4A Products

June 10, 2020 – The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) granted a fifth round of exclusions from Section 301… Read more 

Jun 8, 2020

New Collection Process for The Automated Collection of Assessments on Imported Softwood Lumber to Begin July 1

June 8, 2020 – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will collect assessments on imported softwood lumber covered… Read more 

Jun 8, 2020

APHIS Amends Federal Order on Imports of Tomatoes and Peppers

June 8, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), amended… Read more