USTR Announces Certain Products Exempt from List 4 Tariffs;
Others to Face Delayed Tariff
USTR has issued a notice stating that the additional 10 percent tariff on List 4 imports from China will not be imposed on certain products. Products have been removed from the tariff list based on health, safety, national security and other factors.
Additionally, the tariff will be delayed until December 15th 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 September 1. USTR also intends to conduct an exclusion process for products subject to the tariff.