USTR Announces 6 Month Extension for Certain Section 301 Exclusions, Expires Others

Posted by Kelsay Calvaruso on 11/10/21 5:00 PM

On November 10, 2021, in a notice, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced a six-month extension for 81 of the 99 exclusions for specific product descriptions under Section 301. The exclusions are for “certain medical-care products needed to address the COVID-19 pandemic.” The exclusions were previously extended until November 14, 2021, and will expire on May 31, 2022. USTR also allows a transition period for the 18 exclusions not being extended, which will expire on November 30, 2021.

The notice can be found here: 

Topics: China, USTR, Exclusions, COVID-19, Trade Remedies

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