China 301: List 3 Now a Reality
Late on July 10, 2018, U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer released a list of the next Chinese-made products targeted for additional duties, this time at a 10% rate and worth about $200 billion. The statement in support of this action can be found here, and the list of affected products here. As before, the list of products is released in Federal Register pre-publication format.
The dates to keep in mind are as follows…
- July 27, 2018: Due date for filing requests to appear and a summary of expected testimony at the public hearing, and for filing pre-hearing submissions;
- August 17, 2018: Due date for submission of written comments;
- August 20 – 23, 2018: Public hearing;
- August 30, 2018: Due date for submission of post-hearing rebuttal comments...