On May 4, 2020, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) issued a notice announcing additional exclusions on products of Chinese origin subject to the third list of Section 301 tariffs.
The exclusions cover two ten-digit tariff subheadings and 144 product descriptions, addressing 185 separate exclusion requests.
Product descriptions listed include, but are not limited to:
- Various chemicals;
- Certain backpacks; and
- Various glass products and mirrors.
The exclusions are retroactive to September 24, 2018 and will be valid through August 7, 2020. They can be claimed under 9903.88.46.
The product exclusion announcement can be found here: