PROPOSED LIST OF GOODS FROM CHINA

May 12, 2019

PROPOSED LIST OF GOODS FROM CHINA

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REQUEST FOR COMMENTS CONCERNING PROPOSED MODIFICATION OF ACTION PURSUANT TO SECTION 301

The General Counsel of the Office of the United States Trade Representative announced yesterday the list of proposed goods to be included in Section 301 additional tariffs.

In particular, in accordance with the direction of the President, the Trade Representative is proposing to modify the action being taken in this investigation by taking further action in the form of an additional ad valorem duty of up to 25 percent on products of China covered in the list of 3,805 full and partial tariff subheadings set out in the Annex to this notice. The proposed product list has an approximate annual trade value of $300 billion. The proposed product list covers essentially all products not currently covered by action in this investigation. The proposed product list excludes pharmaceuticals, certain pharmaceutical inputs, select medical goods, rare earth materials, and critical minerals. Product exclusions granted by the Trade Representative on prior tranches from this investigation will not be affected.

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https://ustr.gov/sites/default/files/enforcement/301Investigations/May_2019_Proposed_Modification.pdf

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