Section 301 Duties on China Goods

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Section 301 Duties on China Goods 

Potential Increase on List 3 from 10% to 25%

 The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced that it is considering increasing the proposed tariffs on List 3 from 10% to 25%. This list covers approximately 6,013 items and identifies $200 billion worth of goods from China imported into the U.S.

Parties wishing to submit comments on docket number USTR-2018-0026 can click on the link provided here:

The due date for submission of all written comments, including rebuttal comments has been extended to September 5, 2018.


List 3 Date
Deadline for filing requests to appear at hearing and summary of expected testimony August 13, 2018
(previously July 27, 2018)
Due date for submission of written comments August 17, 2018
Hearing on List 3 products August 20-23, 2018
Post-hearing rebuttal comments due September 5, 2018
(previously August 30, 2018)
Duty effective on List 3 products TBA
Procedures to request exclusions TBA
Deadline to request exclusions TBA


Official notification of the extension dates will soon be published in the Federal Register.