The BOC Blast 279 – Modification of Section 301 Tariffs Date Set

 

 

 

[Billing Code 3290-F9]

OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE

 

Notice of Modification of Section 301 Action: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices

Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation

 

AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative.

ACTION: Notice of modification of action.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the direction of the President, the U.S. Trade Representative (Trade

Representative) has determined to modify the action being taken in this Section 301 investigation by postponing the date on which the rate of the additional duties will increase to 25 percent for the products of China covered by the September 2018 action in this investigation. As set out in this notice, the rate of additional duty for the products covered by the September 2018 action will increase to 25 percent on March 2, 2019.

 

DATES: On March 2, 2019 at 12:01 am Eastern Standard Time, the rate of additional duty will increase to 25 percent with respect to products covered by the September 2018 action.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions about this notice, contact Assistant General Counsels Arthur Tsao or Megan Grimball, or Director of Industrial Goods Justin Hoffmann at (202) 395–5725. For questions on customs classification or implementation of additional duties on products covered by the September 2018 action, contact traderemedy@cbp.dhs.gov.

 

https://ustr.gov/sites/default/files/enforcement/301Investigations/Notice_of_Modification_of_Section_301_Action.pdf

 

If you have questions or need assistance with this matter, please contact your BOC Representative.