USTR Announces Additional Exclusions for Section 301 List 1

Posted by Matt Schmitt on 5/14/19 5:00 PM

On May 14, 2019, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced additional product exclusions for List 1 of the Section 301 tariffs.

The exclusions cover five ten-digit Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) subheadings and thirty-five specific product descriptions.

The excluded products include, but are not limited to:

  • Outboard motors;

  • Forklifts;

  • ATM machine parts;

  • Certain pressure-reducing valves;

  • Certain pulleys;

  • Certain machinery for pumps;

  • Certain conveyors;

  • Certain AC and DC motors;

  • Certain remote control devices.

The exclusions will be retroactive to July 6, 2018, and will extend for one year after the publication of the notice.

 

The Federal Register Notice may be found here:

https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2019/05/14/2019-09872/product-exclusions-chinas-acts-policies-and-practices-related-to-technology-transfer-intellectual

Topics: China, USTR, Tariffs, Section 301