USTR Seeking Comments on Possible Extension of Sec. 301 Exclusions for Medical-Care Products

2021-08-30T17:13:53+00:00August 27th, 2021|COVID-19, U.S. Customs|

With COVID-19 cases in the U.S. on the rise again due to spread of the Delta variant, the administration seeking public input on whether to extend by up to another 6 months, the Section 301 exclusions for 99 COVID-19 response “medical-care products” that are currently set to expire on September 30, 2021.

Weekly Trade Briefing: June 7-11, 2021

2021-06-16T15:27:44+00:00June 15th, 2021|Canada Customs, International Trade Issues, Other Government Agencies/Depts., Trade Compliance, U.S. Customs|

Find out what the latest trade developments are from CBSA workers holding strike votes over pay and 'toxic workplace culture' - to a ruling where #importers must file protests with CBP in order to preserve their ability to obtain duty refunds in connection with exclusions from Section301 tariffs, we've detailed these and much more for you here.

Lawmakers Push for Reinstatement of Section 301 Tariff Exclusion Process

2021-04-26T13:51:25+00:00April 24th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Other Government Agencies/Depts.|

A bipartisan group of 40 senators earlier this week called on U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai to renew all expired Section 301 tariff exclusions and to reinstate a process for granting additional exclusions in future.

USTR Proposes Tariffs on Imports from Six Countries in Response to Digital Services Taxes

2021-04-01T04:35:42+00:00March 31st, 2021|International Trade Issues, Other Government Agencies/Depts., U.S. Customs|

Find out more about the $800 million worth of tariffs the Biden administration proposes hitting imports from the United Kingdom and five other countries with that could take effect in the coming months.