Category Archives: Customs & Trade Updates

The USTR Officially Delays the Tariff Increase Before Year’s End

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MEMORANDUM December 18, 2018 As advised in our Memo of December 15th, although the President stated that there would be a 90-day delay in the increase in duty on List 3 products (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2018-06-20/pdf/2018-13248.pdf) from China, sources had advised that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) stated that unless CBP receives…

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Assembly in Mexico of Chinese Components May Alter Marking But the End Product May Still Be Subject to Section 301 Tariffs

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   December 12, 2018   A recently issued ruling issued by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) held that Cable modems that are made up of Chinese parts but assembled in Mexico are subject to the 10 percent Section 301 tariffs on goods from China. Under consideration were two types…

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