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USTR Announces Certain Products Exempt from List 4 Tariffs; Others to Face Delayed Tariff

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
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The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has issued a notice stating that the additional 10 percent tariff on List 4 imports from China will not be imposed on certain products that were removed for health, safety, national security, and other factors. A list of these products is available here.

Additionally, the tariff will be delayed until Dec. 15 for products on List 4B. Those products are in the following tariff groups: cell phones, laptop computers, video game consoles, certain toys, computer monitors, and certain items of footwear and clothing.

For products on List 4A, the tariff will go into effect Sept. 1. USTR also intends to conduct an exclusion process for products subject to the tariff.

- USTR List 4A (effective Sept. 1, 2019)

- USTR List 4B (effective Dec. 15, 2019)

For more information, please contact your ST&R professional or Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A.

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