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PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON STEEL RACKS FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”) and Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): PRC

U.S. ANNOUNCES THAT INITIAL SECTION 301 TARIFFS ON IMPORTS FROM CHINA WILL BEGIN ON JULY 6

On June 15, 2018, the Trump Administration announced that additional tariffs will be imposed on certain goods from China under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974. A press release issued by the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), states that beginning on July 6, 2018, an additional 25% tariff will be imposed on 818 tariff lines (“List 1”) of the original 1,333 lines that were included on the proposed list originally published by USTR on April 6.

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON STEEL PROPANE CYLINDERS FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, TAIWAN, AND THAILAND

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): PRC, Thailand, Taiwan; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): PRC

PREPARE FOR THE OCTOBER 2018 CUSTOMS HOUSE BROKER LICENSE EXAM -ONLINE OR LIVE!

Prepare for the October 2018 Customs House Broker License Exam -Online or Live!

TRADE SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN TO BE RE-IMPOSED

On May 8, 2018, the President announced that the United States is withdrawing from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and he signed a Presidential Memorandum directing that all trade sanctions against Iran that were lifted or waived under the JCPOA shall be re-imposed as soon as possible.

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN QUARTZ SURFACE PRODUCTS FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”) and Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): PRC

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING DUTIES AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON IMPORTS OF GLYCINE FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, INDIA, JAPAN, AND THAILAND

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): India, Japan, and Thailand; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): The People’s Republic of China, India, Thailand;

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN STEEL WHEELS FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”) and Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): PRC

GSP EXPECTED TO BE RENEWED RETROACTIVELY

On March 22, 2018, the House of Representatives approved “The Consolidated Appropriations Act-2018” (the “Act”), which includes a renewal of Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) through December 31, 2020.