USTR Extends COVID Related China Section 301 Exclusions

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) extended Section 301 exclusions on Chinese origin COVID related products that were to expire on April 1, 2021. 

They now expire at 11:59 pm on September 30, 2021, and will continue to use the same exclusion Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS):

  • Exclusions for List 1 – HTS 9903.88.62
  • Exclusions for List 2 – HTS 9903.88.63
  • Exclusions for List 3 – HTS 9903.88.64
  • Exclusions for List 4A – HTS 9903.88.65

A list of product covered may be found in our previous COVID exclusion update on China Section 301.

Excluded product are not subject to additional Section 301 duties, which range from 7.5 percent to 25 percent. 

Questions regarding Section 301 Duties and Exclusions may be directed to your Livingston account manager.