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Reports Detailing Retaliation to U.S. 232 and 301
 
   

 Reports Detailing U.S. 232 and 301 Retaliation

China Responds to U.S. 301 Announcement with Revised Product List | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 6/25/2018

On June 16, 2018, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Finance (MOF), State Council Tariff Commission (SCTC) released an announcement dated June 16, which included a revised list of U.S. products subject to an additional 25 percent import tariff in response to the U.S. 301 Investigation. The announcement is broken down into two schedules. Schedule I includes 545 total products, valued at approximately $34.0 billion, which will enter into force on July 6, 2018, the same day the U.S. tari...
China Responds to U.S. 301 Announcement with Revised Product List _Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_6-21-2018


China Implements Schedule II of the 301 Retaliatory Tariffs | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 8/27/2018

On August 23, 2018, China implemented the tariffs listed in Schedule II as part of the 301 retaliatory tariffs. The Schedule II tariffs were originally announced on June 16 (see CH18034), then were revised on August 9 (see (CH18047). The Schedule II tariffs cover $16 billion USD of trade, with a tariff rate of 25 percent. Only a few agricultural and agricultural-related products are included in Schedule II.
China Implements Schedule II of the 301 Retaliatory Tariffs_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_8-27-2018


China Announces Supplemental Tariffs in Response to U.S. 301 Tariffs | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing |China - Peoples Republic of | 8/6/2018

On August 3, 2018, China's State Council Tariff Committee (STCT) announced supplemental tariffs on U.S. imports, covering $60 billion worth of products. STCT announced that these tariffs were in retaliation for the July 11 announcement by the United States considering imposing a 10 percent tariff on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China has stated that the supplemental tariffs will be implemented immediately if the United States implements the additional 10 percent tariffs. ...
China Announces Supplemental Tariffs in Response to U.S. 301 Tariffs_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_8-6-2018


China Enacts Tariffs in Response to U.S. 301 Tariffs | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 7/16/2018

On July 16, 2018, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) announced that it would enact countermeasures to additional U.S. tariffs implemented as a result of the conclusion of the U.S. 301 investigation. U.S. exporters of these commodities should be aware that the new tariffs are effective July 6, and should check with local importers to verify changes in tariff treatment.
China Enacts Tariffs in Response to U.S. 301 Tariffs_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_7-9-2018


China Lifts Ban on Imports of French and British Beef | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 7/5/2018

During the week of June 24, China lifted its long standing ban on imports of beef from both France and the United Kingdom. France and China have negotiated an export protocol and France will be able to export beef once their plants are officially registered. The United Kingdom will still need to negotiate an export protocol. In response to the U.S. 301 Investigation, China has announced that effective July 6, 2018, U.S. beef could face applied tariffs as high as 50 percent, depending on the ...
China Lifts Ban on Imports of French and British Beef_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_7-2-2018


China Announces Tariff Reductions for Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement | Trade Policy Monitoring|Beijing|China - Peoples Republic of | 7/3/2018

On June 19, 2018, China’s Ministry of Finance announced that as part of the Second Amendment to the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement, China will reduce tariffs on imports of a number of products, including 415 agricultural and related products. These reductions apply to Bangladesh, India, Laos, South Korea, and Sri Lanka, who are members of the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement. The new tariffs will be effective on July 1, 2018. The agricultural and related products receiving reduced tariffs include,...
China Announces Tariff Reductions for Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement _Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_6-28-2018


China Responds to U.S. Section 301 Trade Action Announcement | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 4/4/2018

On April 4, 2018, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and Ministry of Finance (MOF) separately announced a proposal to levy retaliatory tariffs of 25 percent impacting approximately $16.5 billion in Chinese imports of agricultural and food products from the United States. The announcement is in response to the recent U.S. announcement of proposed U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as a result of the U.S. 301 Investigation into the forced transfer of U.S. technology and ...
China Responds to U.S. Section 301 Trade Action Announcement_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_4-4-2018


China Imposes Additional Tariffs on Selected U.S.-Origin Products | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 4/2/2018

On April 2, 2018, China’s State Council Tariff Committee (SCTC) announced that additional tariffs on 128 U.S.-origin products would be implemented effective immediately. These tariffs were proposed by China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) on March 23, 2018 in response to the U.S. 232 Trade Action. These tariffs will impact roughly $2 billion in U.S. food and agricultural exports. U.S. exporters of fruit (fresh and dried), tree nuts (shelled and in-shell), wine, ginseng, denatured ethanol, and p...
China Imposes Additional Tariffs on Selected U.S.-Origin Products_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_4-2-2018


China Targets U.S. Agriculture in Response to U.S. Trade Actions | Trade Policy Monitoring | Beijing | China - Peoples Republic of | 3/26/2018

On March 23, 2018, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) announced a proposal to levy retaliatory tariffs impacting approximately $2.0 billion in U.S. food and agricultural exports to China in response to the recent U.S. 232 Trade Action on steel and aluminum. The products subject to this proposed increase in tariffs include pork and pork products, horticultural products, wine, American ginseng, and denatured ethanol. Interested domestic parties have until March 31, 20...
China Targets U.S. Agriculture in Response to U.S. Trade Actions_Beijing_China - Peoples Republic of_3-23-2018

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