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International Trade

07 June 2019
David R Hamill Additional duties proposed on another $300 billion worth of Chinese products

USA - Arent Fox LLP

Mirroring President Trump's recent threats – which came just days after the Section 301 tariff on List 3 products was increased from 10% to 25% following a breakdown in trade negotiations between the United States and China – the administration has released a fourth list of Chinese-origin products that will be subject to additional duties. For these tariffs to become effective, the Office of the United States Trade Representative will need to publish a final notice after a public comment period and hearing.

Authors: David R Hamill, Teresa Polino, David Salkeld, Russell A Semmel
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Kay C Georgi Sanctions on steroids: Huawei is a prohibited entity and foreign adversaries lurk in tech services

USA - Arent Fox LLP

Between the addition of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd – the world's largest telecoms equipment maker – to the Entity List and a new executive order declaring a national emergency relating to information and communications technology and services, May 2019 has proved to be a period of non-stop excitement for the export control world. This article discusses what these changes mean for US companies.

Authors: Kay C Georgi, David Hanke, Regan K Alberda, Marwa M Hassoun
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Recent updates

David R Hamill Section 301 update: List 3 increases to 25%, a possible exclusion process and a new List 4?

USA - Arent Fox LLP

Authors: David R Hamill, Teresa Polino, Antonio J Rivera, Leah Scarpelli
Valery Narezhniy New law entitles Russian exporters of services to deduct VAT

Russia - Gorodissky & Partners

Author: Valery Narezhniy